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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To recover or become more lively. Also: To lift quickly or alertly.

Usage examples (36)
  • The flowers will perk up after you water them.
  • The perk is not standing around in your socks with the masses.
  • Another perk is that under the right conditions algae grows rapidly.
  • The only perk is getting to work from home, with a laptop on the couch and a snuggly little kitten. for more
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