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frisk

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to play and run about happily
  • carefree kids laughing and frisking about in their backyard

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frisk

noun

Synonyms of frisk (Entry 2 of 2)

a time or instance of carefree fun
  • fondly remembers the summer before he started college as one long frisk

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The first known use of frisk was in 1519

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“Frisk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frisk. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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