frivol

play
verb friv·ol \ˈfri-vəl\

Definition of frivol

frivoled

or

frivolled

;

frivoling

or

frivolling

play \ˈfri-vəl-iŋ, -və-liŋ\
  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to act frivolously :  trifle

frivoler

or

frivoller

play \ˈfri-və-lər\ noun

Examples of frivol in a sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of frivol

back-formation from frivolous


First Known Use: 1866



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