Perky definition

pûrkē
Small or firm and well-formed.
adjective
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Buoyant and self-confident; briskly cheerful.
adjective
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Jaunty and appealing; sprightly.

A perky tune.

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Sprightly or lively; saucy; jaunty.
adjective
4
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The definition of perky is someone who is cheerful, peppy and self-confident.

A smiling, happy cheerleader with lots of energy is an example of someone who might be described as perky.

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0
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Standing upright; firm.

The plant looks much perkier since I watered it.

Perky breasts.

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Self-confident; aggressive.
adjective
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1

She answered with a perky smile and bounced off.

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Other Word Forms

Adjective

Base Form:
perky
Comparative:
perkier
Superlative:
perkiest

Origin of perky

  • perk +"Ž -y

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