perky

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adjective \ˈpər-kē\

Definition of perky

perkier

perkiest

  1. 1 :  briskly self-assured :  cocky

  2. 2 :  jaunty <a perky…waltz — New Yorker>

perkily

play \-kə-lē\ adverb

perkiness

play \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of perky in a sentence

  1. He hasn't been his perky self lately.

  2. She drove around in a perky little car.

1855

First Known Use of perky

1855


PERKY Defined for English Language Learners

perky

play
adjective \ˈpər-kē\

Definition of perky for English Language Learners

  • : lively in manner or appearance


PERKY Defined for Kids

perky

play
adjective \ˈpər-kē\

Definition of perky for Students

perkier

perkiest

  1. :  being lively and cheerful



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