Examples of frisky in a Sentence
The kids were frisky after all that candy.
a frisky kid who keeps the class in stitches with his jokes
Recent Examples of frisky from the Web
Denver should be frisky in the West this year, with the addition of Paul Millsap giving them one of the most skilled frontlines in the Association.
All from the 2016 vintage, these were the friskiest and most buoyant of all the barberas on the premises.
Who makes that final drive in Dallas last week other than Rodgers, the frisky marksman?
The woman worried this frisky couple might attempt to seduce her and her husband — who, incidentally, seemed pretty curious about the whole arrangement.
And don't think finding somewhere private on the flight protects you: A couple was arrested in 2011 for getting frisky in the airplane's bathroom.
If the Kurds were to get frisky, fret Iran’s rulers, then their own Arabs, Azeri Turks, Baluchis and other minorities, who make up nearly a third of Iran’s mainly Persian state, might follow suit.
Kourtney, like a high schooler finding a secret location to get frisky on prom night, gives her assistant a wallet with a hotel key inside of it.
When their grand franchise center is healthy, frisky Philly is as captivating as anyone outside Oakland. 10.
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First Known Use of frisky
Synonymsantic, coltish, elfish, fay, playful, frolicsome, larky, rollicking, sportful, sportive
Antonymsearnest, serious-minded, sober, sobersided
Related Wordscoy, kittenish; gay, happy, lighthearted, whimsical; energetic, frolic, jocund, lively, merry, spirited, sprightly, spunky, vivacious; devilish, impish, knavish, mischievous, pixie (also pixy), rascally, roguish; amusing, diverting, enjoyable, entertaining, fun, pleasurable; dabbling, frivolous, goofy, silly, trifling; delightful, pleasant, pleasing; jesting, jocose, jocular, joking, prankish, teasing
Near Antonymsdutiful, responsible; grave, grim, serious, solemn, somber (or sombre), stern, stolid; no-nonsense, priggish, starchy, stuffy; decorous, formal, proper, sedate, staid; guarded, inhibited, restrained
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