Definitions for frolicˈfrɒl ɪk

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. play, frolic, romp, gambol, caper(verb)

    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"

  2. frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about(verb)

    play boisterously

    "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. frolic(Noun)

    Gaiety; merriment.

  2. frolic(Noun)

    A playful antic.

  3. frolic(Verb)

    To romp; to behave playfully and uninhibitedly.

  4. frolic(Verb)

    To cause to be merry.

  5. frolic(Adjective)

    Merry, joyous; later especially, frolicsome, sportive, full of playful mischief.

  6. frolic(Adjective)

    Free; liberal; bountiful; generous.

  7. Origin: From vrolijk. Compare German fröhlich.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Frolic(adj)

    full of levity; dancing, playing, or frisking about; full of pranks; frolicsome; gay; merry

  2. Frolic(noun)

    a wild prank; a flight of levity, or of gayety and mirth

  3. Frolic(noun)

    a scene of gayety and mirth, as in lively play, or in dancing; a merrymaking

  4. Frolic(verb)

    to play wild pranks; to play tricks of levity, mirth, and gayety; to indulge in frolicsome play; to sport

  5. Origin: [D. vroolijk; akin to G. frlich, fr. froh, OHG. fr, Dan. fro, OS. frh, cf. Icel. frr swift; all perh. akin to Skr. pru to spring up.]


Translations for frolic

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  • веселие, веселба, лудувам, лудорияBulgarian
  • Scherz, scherzenGerman
  • juguetear, jugueteo, retozarSpanish
  • vallatlemine, vallatlemaEstonian
  • ilotella, temmellys, kisailu, kisailla, karkeloida, temmeltääFinnish
  • fôlatrerFrench
  • burla, beffa, allegria, buffonata, sgambettare, gaiezzaItalian
  • 浮かれ騒ぐJapanese
  • tākarokaro, pepeMāori
  • keten, rollebollen, plezier maken, dollen, pret makenDutch
  • figlować, swawolić, baraszkować, dokazywaćPolish
  • веселье, резвиться, проказничатьRussian
  • Chinese

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