Definition of lark about/aroundBritish informal
- The girls were larking about in the backyard.
: any of a family (Alaudidae) of chiefly Old World ground-dwelling songbirds that are usually brownish in color
: a source of or quest for amusement or adventure
: to engage in harmless fun or mischief
: in a circle or in circumference
: in, along, or through a circuit
: on all or various sides : in every or any direction
: on all sides of
: so as to encircle or enclose
: so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of
: being in existence, evidence, or circulation
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