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frisk

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of frisk

  1. to play and run about happily <carefree kids laughing and frisking about in their backyard> Synonyms caper, cavort, disport, frolic, gambol, lark, rollick, romp, sportRelated Words bound, hop, leap, lope, skip, spring, trip, tumble; curvet, dance, prance; carouse, revel, roister; carry on, fool around, horse around; clown, cut up; joyride, roughhouse, skylark; kiteNear Antonyms mope, pout, stew, sulk




frisk

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of frisk

  1. a time or instance of carefree fun <fondly remembers the summer before he started college as one long frisk> Synonyms binge, fling, frolic, gambol, idyll (also idyl), lark, ploy, revel, rollick, romp, spreeRelated Words caper, escapade, prank; bender, brannigan, bum, bust, carouse, souse, splore [Scottish], toot; antic, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s); field day; festivity, merriment, merrymaking; enjoyment, indulgence, pleasure, self-indulgence; amusement, diversion, entertainment, recreation




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