frivol

verb
friv·​ol | \ ˈfri-vᵊl How to pronounce frivol (audio) \
frivoled or frivolled; frivoling or frivolling\ ˈfri-​vᵊl-​iŋ How to pronounce frivol (audio) , -​və-​liŋ \

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Other Words from frivol

frivoler or frivoller \ ˈfri-​və-​lər How to pronounce frivol (audio) \ noun

Examples of frivol in a Sentence

my friends warned me not to frivol with that guy, as he was likely to take me seriously

First Known Use of frivol

1866, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for frivol

back-formation from frivolous

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The first known use of frivol was in 1866

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“Frivol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frivol. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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