Translation of brisk in Spanish:
- 1.1 (lively, quick)(pace)rápido y enérgico(walk)trading was brisk on the Stock Exchangea paso ligeroice-cream sellers did a brisk tradehubo gran actividad en la Bolsa1.2 (efficient, energetic)los vendedores de helados vendieron muchísimo(person/manner)the service is briskenérgico or dinámico y eficienteel servicio es rápido y eficienteExample sentences
Example sentences1.3 (fresh and invigorating)
- That done, she departed for the stables at a brisk speedy walk.
- Navi took a quick break from their brisk walk by leaning against one of the light poles.
- Darren had to hurry to keep pace with his father's brisk walk.
- The answering tone was brisk and businesslike, as if this happened ordinarily and every day.
- She said all this in a brisk voice but faltered slightly when she saw all my luggage.
- ‘Time to go, Cheri,’ Mrs Barnes chirped in brisk tones.
- A cold, brisk wind fills the square on a grey Saturday afternoon.
- Though the wind was brisk and chilly, the sun was bright and warm.
- The September night was chilly, with a brisk wind picking up, but neither seemed to notice.
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