Pronunciation: (brīt'īd"), [key]
1. having bright eyes.
2. alertly eager.
3. bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, alertly eager; full of energy and enthusiasm: Get a good night's sleep so you'll be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed in the morning.
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