larksome

adjective
lark·​some | \ ˈlärksəm, ˈlȧk- \

Definition of larksome

: marked by or inclined toward sportive or mischievous behavior : frolicsome, playful the melodrama had not been produced for larksome purposesLondon Daily News a moderately larksome fellow— E. J. Kahn

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lark entry 4 + -some

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“Larksome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/larksome. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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