Origin of bracing
Examples from the Web for bracingly
Instead, the real-life Freitag laughs, smiles, and is bracingly candid.
The Aeroplane Lady, bracingly cheerful, met them with a sheaf of official documents for the young Army aviator.The Boy with Wings|Berta Ruck
"Of course you would be all right anyhow," Bob said bracingly.Queensland Cousins|Eleanor Luisa Haverfield
"Well, that oughtn't to influence you," Susan said bracingly.Saturday's Child|Kathleen Norris
But I liked the third: it was so bracingly unorthodox, even according to the tenets of Soames' peculiar sect in the faith.Seven Men|Max Beerbohm