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frisky

adjective \ˈfris-kē\

: very playful or lively

: sexually playful or excited

frisk·i·erfrisk·i·est

Full Definition of FRISKY

:  inclined to frisk :  playful <frisky puppies>; also :  lively <a frisky performance>
frisk·i·ly \ˈfris-kə-lē\ adverb
frisk·i·ness \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of FRISKY

  1. The kids were frisky after all that candy.
  2. <a frisky kid who keeps the class in stitches with his jokes>

First Known Use of FRISKY

circa 1500

Rhymes with FRISKY

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