Examples of perky in a Sentence
He hasn't been his perky self lately.
She drove around in a perky little car.
Recent Examples of perky from the Web
The host, Paige Davis, is perky; the carpenters, Ty Pennington and Carter Oosterhouse, are goofy but dutiful.
Mann’s character is perky, blonde, and emotionally overinvolved with her daughter: Girls cannot be trusted.
The daffodils have opened their perky flowers and buds are breaking.
Sans sports bra, her perky breasts were intricately webbed with stretch marks.
According to real estate records, the perky TV personality wants to unload 19 Card Sound Road in the Ocean Reef area of Key Largo.
Slap on some bright colors or perky graphics and call it good.
Murin's Anna is the perky younger sibling hell-bent on adventure and prone to embarrassing mishaps.
But some healthy habits can help keep your breasts—and the supporting tissues around them—as perky as possible.
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First Known Use of perky
active, airy, animate, animated, bouncing, brisk, energetic, frisky, gay, jaunty, jazzy, kinetic, lively, mettlesome, peppy, pert, racy, snappy, spanking, sparky, spirited, sprightly, springy, vital, vivacious, zippy;
on the go;
PERKY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of perky for English Language Learners
: lively in manner or appearance
PERKY Defined for Kids
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