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perky

Alert, enthusiastic, and energetic. A: "You're looking very perky this morning!" B: "I just received some amazing news, so I'm in a great mood!" I've got three kids under the age of five—I haven't felt perky in years!

perky

mod. energetic; alert. (see also peppy.) A perky hostess keeps parties alive.
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Whether this is because it is the start of the year, asset prices have been perkier, or there is some recognition that the US economy and other parts of the world are not as bleak as the second half of 2010 is not so clear.
Or maybe something perkier, like the Waitresses' ode to high school misfits, "Square Pegs" ("I'd like it if they liked us / But I don't think they like us").
Born Leslie Johnson, the Louisianabred Lester may be lazy, but he never seems tired on his irresistible new album: The slurred vocals and expressive harmonica boast a good-humored immediacy that perkier players only dream about.
If the cod that's available seems mushy, choose something perkier and more pristine.
I'm scared all this just because I wanted a slightly perkier bum jane park tells of her terror in hospital ward Her friends and family are worried that he has become addicted to plastic surgery A SOURCE close to the teenage lotto winner's family
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The Federal Reserve is clearly in no hurry to raise interest rates and durably perkier inflation may well continue to look a distant prospect until we see US wages rise.
During the natural breast augmentation procedure I can utilize several techniques to reposition the breast tissue which will result in the breast being perkier and more like a pre-baby breast.
"I'd lost a stone but I wanted to see perkier lips and that's my prerogative."
Perkier than ever, the singer looked particularly busty in the racy black top tucked into high-waisted jean as she was photographed walking outside the NYC restaurant.
Those concerns weighed on Wall Street on Monday and much of the Asian session earlier but European markets have proven a bit perkier. There was no real catalyst to the recovery, leading some commentators to credit the advance to an underlying sense of optimism in the markets as investors start to consider how to close out a year that's proven more profitable than many had thought.
It's got a lovely tea tree scent, and left my toes feeling perkier after a long day at work.
And performance is perkier than you might expect with the diesel engine.