Definitions for skylarkˈskaɪˌlɑrk
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a brown-speckled Eurasian lark, Alauda arvensis, famed for its melodious song.
(v.i.)to frolic; sport.
Origin of skylark:
skylark, Alauda arvensis(verb)
brown-speckled European lark noted for singing while hovering at a great height
frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about(verb)
"The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"
A small brown passerine bird, Alauda arvensis, that sings as it flies high into the air.
To jump about joyfully, frolic; to play around, play tricks.
a lark that mounts and sings as it files, especially the common species (Alauda arvensis) found in Europe and in some parts of Asia, and celebrated for its melodious song; -- called also sky laverock. See under Lark