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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
Siberian, active, activist, activistic, acute, adroit, aeolian, aggressive, airish, airy, algid, alive, animated, arctic, astringent, below zero, biting, bitter, bitterly cold, blasty, bleak, blowy, blustering, blusterous, blustery, boreal, bouncing, bouncy, bracing, breezy, brief, brumal, bubbly, burning, busy, caustic, cheering, chill, chilly, chipper, cold, cold as charity, cold as death, cold as ice, cold as marble, cometary, cool, cordial, crisp, crispy, curried, cutting, drafty, dynamic, ebullient, effervescent, energetic, energizing, enterprising, enthusiastic, exhilarating, favonian, flashing, flawy, fleet, flickering, forceful, forcible, freezing, freezing cold, fresh, frigid, frisky, full of go, full of life, full of pep, gelid, glacial, go-go, gusty, hearty, hibernal, hiemal, high-seasoned, hot, hot as pepper, hyperborean, ice-cold, ice-encrusted, icelike, icy, impetuous, incisive, inclement, intense, invigorating, keen, kinetic, live, lively, living, lusty, mercurial, meteoric, mettlesome, militant, nimble, nipping, nippy, numbing, penetrating, peppery, peppy, perky, pert, piercing, pinching, puffy, quick, quicksilver, racy, raw, refreshful, refreshing, regaling, rigorous, robust, rousing, seasoned, severe, sharp, short, short and sweet, short-term, short-termed, sleety, slushy, smacking, snappy, spanking, speedy, spiced, spicy, spirited, sprightly, spry, squally, stabbing, steady, stimulating, stinging, stone-cold, strenuous, strong, subzero, supercooled, swift, take-charge, take-over, tangy, tonic, trenchant, vibrant, vigorous, vivacious, vivid, volant, windy, winterbound, winterlike, wintery, wintry, with a kick, zestful, zesty, zingy, zippy
Dictionary Results for brisk:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
    adj 1: quick and energetic; "a brisk walk in the park"; "a
           lively gait"; "a merry chase"; "traveling at a rattling
           rate"; "a snappy pace"; "a spanking breeze" [syn:
           alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling,
           snappy, spanking, zippy]
    2: imparting vitality and energy; "the bracing mountain air"
       [syn: bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing,
       refreshful, tonic]
    3: very active; "doing a brisk business"
    v 1: become brisk; "business brisked up" [syn: brisk, brisk
         up, brisken]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Brisk \Brisk\ (br[i^]sk), a. [Cf. W. brysg, fr. brys haste,
   Gael. briosg quick, lively, Ir. broisg a start, leap, jerk.]
   1. Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by
      quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
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            Cheerily, boys; be brick awhile.      --Shak.
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            Brisk toil alternating with ready ease. --Wordworth.
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   2. Full of spirit of life; effervesc?ng, as liquors;
      sparkling; as, brick cider.
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   Syn: Active; lively; agile; alert; nimble; quick; sprightly;
        vivacious; gay; spirited; animated.
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3. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Brisk \Brisk\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Bricked; p. pr. & vb.
   n. Bricking.]
   To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate; to take, or
   cause to take, an erect or bold attitude; -- usually with up.
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