Definition of briskly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbrɪskli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbrɪskli//
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  1. 1quickly She walked briskly over to the phone and answered it. The game is selling briskly.
  2. 2in a practical and confident way; in a way that shows a desire to get things done quickly ‘Never mind!’ said Sybil briskly.
  3. 3if the wind blows briskly, it is cold or pleasantly fresh The wind was blowing briskly.