for a lark

Definition of for a lark

British, informal

  1. :  just as a way to have fun She entered the race for a lark.

Word by Word Definitions

larkplay
  1. :  any of a family (Alaudidae) of chiefly Old World ground-dwelling songbirds that are usually brownish in color

    :  skylark — compare meadowlark

  1. :  a source of or quest for amusement or adventure


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