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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inappropriate playfulness; Cheerfulness that bubbles to the surface.

Usage examples (35)
  • That is exactly the kind of perkiness I appreciate in a cheerleader.
  • She didn't show any emotions last night, just that fake smile and "perkiness".
  • He seemed far too reserved and he allowed Sarah Palin's "perkiness" to upstage him.
  • Keep in mind that "perkiness", while needed in the retail business, is not a skill. for more
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