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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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Pooches from the rich and famous battle it out for the prestigious titles, including perkiest pup, most elegant dog and dog with the waggiest tail.
For nearly 30 years the British public have celebrated the nation's top bottoms with an annual prize for the perkiest posterior.
For while Faye is part of pop's perkiest band, boyfriend Jasper is a drummer with a credible rock group back home in Denmark.
Take Unkl Huna, one of Stratford's perkiest exports since a certain scribe over 500 years ago.
A chain of coffee shops founded by a Welsh entrepreneur is fast becoming one of the perkiest businesses in Wales - as well as one of the most ethical.
Featuring the perkiest of party pop tunes, highlights include the likes of MC Jig's Cha Cha Slide, Whigfield's Saturday Night, Steps' 5,6,7,8 and Cotton Eye Joe by Rednex.
David was not particularly at his perkiest before the show, but he ended up delivering a sexy, sassy and awe-inspiring performance in splendid voice.
Later, as Snoop snuggles up to Pickles the Perkiest Pup in the VIP area, Sara confesses, `I don't think Snoop would win any prizes, but I do love him.' Snoop says nothing, just sheds a lot of hairs and shakes his ears, which have got a bit damp in the grass.
At his perkiest, charisma-free Jeff looks like death warmed up, but this week he was really depressed because Pauline refused to marry him and he trudged tragically out of Albert Square.
Atomic Kitten Liz explains how pop's perkiest stars landed the job to die for.
If they're good enough to grace the perkiest cheeks in celebdom, then they're good enough for you!
Led Zep have praised her fiddle-fuelled Stairway To Heaven and the wicked but exuberant I'm Gone confirms she's still one of country music's perkiest writers.
The Damage boys have very different ideas and might not be so willing to let pop's perkiest stars walk away with the winnings - after all they've got their charity to consider, Body and Soul which looks after young people affected by HIV and AIDS.
The original and perkiest purveyors of girl power pop present their most sparkling musical offerings.