peartly
adverb see peart

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • peartly — peart·ly …   English syllables

  • peartly — adverb see peart * * * peartˈly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑peart …   Useful english dictionary

  • peart — peartly, adv. peartness, n. /peart, pyert/, adj. Dial. lively; brisk; cheerful. [1590 1600; var. of PERT] * * * …   Universalium

  • peart — adjective Etymology: alteration of pert Date: circa 1520 chiefly Southern & Midland being in good spirits ; lively • peartly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • peart — [pērt, pyərt] adj. [var. of PERT1] Dial. lively, chipper, sprightly, smart, etc. peartly adv …   English World dictionary

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