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
Why some clownfish are boring Some clownfish are social and frisky, but others live placid and uneventful lives.
After a New Year’s celebration gone horribly wrong, one German mayor suggested that perhaps women shouldn’t move about unaccompanied or be so frisky.
Your chances more than double in October, November and December as daylight driving hours decrease and the deer get frisky.
The stunning announcement that the franchise was moving to Las Vegas at some future date aside, the mood for 2017-18 was upbeat, at times downright frisky, right down to the familiar silver and black swagger.
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.
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.
Who makes that final drive in Dallas last week other than Rodgers, the frisky marksman?
All from the 2016 vintage, these were the friskiest and most buoyant of all the barberas on the premises.
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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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