on/as a lark

Definition of on/as a lark

US, informal

  1. :  just as a way to have fun She entered the race on/as a lark.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  any of a family (Alaudidae) of chiefly Old World ground-dwelling songbirds that are usually brownish in color

    :  skylark — compare meadowlark

  1. :  a source of or quest for amusement or adventure

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up on/as a lark? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


to help become familiar with something

Get Word of the Day daily email!