Definition of Peart

1. a. Active; lively; brisk; smart; -- often applied to convalescents; as, she is quite peart to-day.



Definition of Peart

1. lively [adj PEARTER, PEARTEST] : PEARTLY [adv] - See also: lively

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peart

pearly prince
pearly princes
pearly princess
pearly princesses
pearly queen
pearly queens
pearly razorfish
pearly whites
pearmain
pearmains
pears
pears of anguish
pearshaped
pearst
peart (current term)
pearter
peartest
peartly
peartness
peartnesses
pearwood
pearwoods
peary
peas
peas and rice
peasant
peasant blouse
peasant revolt
peasant revolts

Literary usage of Peart

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1. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1895)
"In his 'Animal Heat' peart revives the idea of John Mayow [qv] that animal ... From his writings, and in spite of his controversies, peart appears as a man ..."

2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Common Pleas: And by Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, William Pyle Taunton, Great Britain Courts (1818)
"Sarah peart, the daughter of Joseph peart the testator, married J. Hatch, by whom she had one son named Francis. Sarah Hatch died in 1776, ..."

3. History of Utah: Comprising Preliminary Chapters on the Previous History of by Orson Ferguson Whitney (1904)
"Bishop Stoker was the father of six children. His son David is now Bishop of East Bountiful, where the father died, June 11, 1881. JACOB peart. ..."

4. Lincolnshire Pedigrees by A R (Arthur Roland) Maddison, Arthur Staunton Larken (1904)
"William peart=j=. . . . dim. of .... Helen, dan. of . ... Robert peart, woollen-=Sarah, draper, bapt. at St. dau.of ..."

5. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1788)
"By E. peart, MD 8vo. 25. '6d. Boards. Gain/borough printed; and fold by Edwards, London. 1788. After reciting the modern theories of ..."

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