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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Quality of being active or spirited or alive and vigorous.

Usage examples (34)
  • What do you make of a guy who claims the Italian word 'brio' is no longer used in Italy but only in the English language?
  • Paul Desenne, mixed Gallic suavity and Latin American brio for a chameleonic dash through various subdivisions of a nine-beat bar.
  • It's especially heartening to see 94-year-old Eli Wallach bring the same kind of brio to a small part here as he brought to
  • She had brio and energy, and a talent for grotesque. for more
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