adjective frol·ic·some \ˈfrä-lik-səm\

: very lively and playful

Full Definition of FROLICSOME

:  full of gaiety :  playful, sportive

Examples of FROLICSOME

  1. <a frolicsome uncle who was a favorite among his relatives>
  2. <teachers smiling at the frolicsome students leaving school for summer vacation>

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FROLICSOME Defined for Kids


adjective frol·ic·some \ˈfrä-lik-səm\

Definition of FROLICSOME for Kids

:  very lively and playful <frolicsome ponies>


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