One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘as he thought about the evening ahead he perked up slightly’
cheer up, brighten, brighten up, become more cheerful, become livelier, feel happier, take heart, be heartened, liven up, revive
improve, get better, recover, rally, take a turn for the better, look up, pick up, bounce back, be on the mend
informal buck up
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