peart

[peert, pyert]
adjective Dialect.
lively; brisk; cheerful.

Origin:
1590–1600; variant of pert

peartly, adverb
peartness, noun
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peart (pɪət)
 
adj
dialect lively; spirited; brisk
 
[C15: variant of pert]
 
'peartly
 
adv
 
'peartness
 
n

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