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Frolic

Frolic

WordNet



noun


(1)   Gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement
"It was all done in play"
"Their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"

verb


(2)   Play boisterously
"The children frolicked in the garden"
"The gamboling lambs in the meadows"
"The toddlers romped in the playroom"
Wiktonary



Etymology


From , or from , .

Noun



  1. Gaiety; merriment.
    • 1832-1888, Louisa May Alcott
      ...filled the souls of old and young with visions of splendor, frolic and fun.
  2. A playful antic.

Verb



  1. To romp; to behave playfully and uninhibitedly.
  2. To cause to be merry.