Definitions for skylarkˈskaɪˌlɑrk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sky•larkˈskaɪˌlɑrk(n.)

  1. a brown-speckled Eurasian lark, Alauda arvensis, famed for its melodious song.

    Category: Ornithology

  2. (v.i.)to frolic; sport.

Origin of skylark:

1680–90

sky′lark`er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. skylark, Alauda arvensis(verb)

    brown-speckled European lark noted for singing while hovering at a great height

  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"

Wiktionary

  1. skylark(Noun)

    A small brown passerine bird, Alauda arvensis, that sings as it flies high into the air.

  2. skylark(Verb)

    To jump about joyfully, frolic; to play around, play tricks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skylark(noun)

    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

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