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frolic

play
adjective frol·ic \ˈfrä-lik\

Definition of frolic

  1. :  full of fun :  merry



Examples of frolic

  1. <the frolic atmosphere that envelops New Orleans during Mardi Gras>



Origin of frolic

Dutch vroolijk, from Middle Dutch vrolijc, from vro happy; akin to Old High German frō happy


First Known Use: 1538

Rhymes with frolic


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frolic

verb frol·ic

Simple Definition of frolic

  • : to play and move about happily

Full Definition of frolic

frol·ickedfrol·ick·ing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to amuse oneself :  make merry

  3. 2 :  to play and run about happily :  romp

frol·ick·er noun

Examples of frolic

  1. We watched the seals as they frolicked in the harbor.

  2. children frolicking in the yard



1593

First Known Use of frolic

1593


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frolic

noun frol·ic

Simple Definition of frolic

  • : an enjoyable time or activity

Full Definition of frolic

  1. 1 :  a playful or mischievous action

  2. 2 a :  an occasion or scene of fun :  party b :  fun, merriment

Examples of frolic

  1. We went out for a frolic in the sun.

  2. an evening of fun and frolic



1616

First Known Use of frolic

1616



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