rollicking

adjective rol·lick·ing \ ˈrä-li-kiŋ \
Updated on: 14 Apr 2018

Definition of rollicking

: boisterously carefree, joyful, or high-spirited
  • a rollicking adventure film

Examples of rollicking in a Sentence

  1. We had a rollicking good time.

  2. reunions with his friends from college were usually rollicking affairs

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First Known Use of rollicking

1811

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Definition of rollicking for English Language Learners

  • : enjoyable in a lively or noisy way



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