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Synonyms for briskness

liveliness and eagerness

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I got up from the meal, saying with a sort of briskness, as if it had only just occurred to me, "Well
An air of tragedy pervades this book-length sequence of monologues, and the briskness of Nasrallah's sentences bears it across to us lightly: "Inside each of us there's a poet," Randa observes, "who comes out when we really come face to face with ourselves.
The high grown teas at this time of the year have floral flavour, bright orange-coloured liquor and delightful briskness, which are in demand by tea connoisseurs worldwide.
Unger is the very model of briskness and certitude, down to the manner
She made the final of the French Open for the second time only last month, going a set and 3-0 up before losing to Jelena Ostapenko, but says, with cheerful briskness, that she has put the disappoinment behind her.
The cooking aromas are seductive, the specials board inviting and there's a friendly briskness about the place which, though small, could comfortably pack in some 40 people.
After listening to just the first few bars, one is totally captured by the frolicsome and poetic music, which the Smetana Trio imbue with a youthful briskness and lightness, radiating great optimism and joie de vivre.
And instead of trying to compete with Louis Vuitton and Gucci, aim at a more modest client by re-using Ben Shaw pop bottles and charging a quid a piece for the salty breeze of Scarborough (with a hint of fish and chips) and the briskness of the Pennines (as long as it's captured when the wind is not coming from the direction of Lancashire).
Delphine Bechtel has read these two passages in opposition to each other--the description of the Prague circumcision characterized by its clinical briskness, and that of the Russian circumcision by its extended attention to the various details and practices surrounding the main ritual.
Greg crossed the room with a briskness unusual in a casual setting.
The local businesses seem very pleased with the briskness.
Our drinks were served with admirable briskness - a pint of Purity Longhorn IPA (PS5) and a 175ml chardonnay (PS6.
The Americans had an urgent need for impact projects; despite the Sedition Act of 1901, the Brigandage and Reconcentration Laws of 1903, Filipino "insurgents" were not being quelled with thrilling briskness.
Slide Mode Observer technique provides briskness to certain disturbances and crucial parameter variation.