What does Frolic mean?

Definitions for Frolicˈfrɒl ɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Frolic.

Princeton's WordNet

  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"


  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 Dictionary

  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.]


  1. Frolic

    Frolic is the second solo album of the Norwegian singer Anneli Drecker

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Frolic

    frol′ik, adj. merry: pranky.—n. gaiety: a wild prank: a merry-making.—v.i. to play wild pranks or merry tricks: to gambol:—pr.p. frol′icking; pa.p. frol′icked.adj. Frol′icsome, gay: sportive.—adv. Frol′icsomely.—n. Frol′icsomeness. [Dut. vrolijk, merry; cf. Ger. fröhlich, joyful, gay.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Frolic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Frolic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henry Ward Beecher:

    The dog was created especially for children. He is the God of frolic.

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Translations for Frolic

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • مرحArabic
  • веселие, веселба, лудувам, лудорияBulgarian
  • Scherz, scherzenGerman
  • juguetear, jugueteo, retozar, fiestaSpanish
  • vallatlemine, vallatlemaEstonian
  • فریاد زدنPersian
  • ilotella, temmellys, kisailu, kisailla, karkeloida, temmeltääFinnish
  • fôlatrerFrench
  • उल्लासHindi
  • 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
  • פראָליקYiddish
  • Chinese

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