Definition of Brisking
1. brisk [v] - See also: brisk
Lexicographical Neighbors of Brisking
Literary usage of Brisking
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fortnightly Review (1866)
"... and a stumbling-block, even unto the common enemy, by their swearing, cursing, drunkenness, sabbath brisking, &c., having such servants ..."
2. The Practice of the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas in Personal by William Tidd, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer (1821)
"... by order of the chief justice, for brisking in the record: and then, if the record was not brought in, th • defendant's attorney might enter a ne ..."