bright and early

Definition of bright and early

  1. :  very early We will be getting up bright and early in the morning.

Word by Word Definitions

brightplay
  1. :  radiating or reflecting light :  shining, sparkling

    :  sunny

    :  radiant with happiness

  1. :  a color of high saturation :  a bright (see 1bright 4) color

earlyplay
  1. :  near the beginning of a period of time

    :  near the beginning of a course, process, or series

    :  before the usual or expected time

  1. :  of, relating to, or occurring near the beginning of a period of time, a development, or a series

    :  distant in past time

    :  primitive


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the point at which something begins

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