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rollicking

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of rollicking

  1. 1 being rough or noisy in a high-spirited way reunions with his friends from college were usually rollicking affairs Synonyms of rollicking hell-raising, knockabout, rambunctious, raucous, robustious, roisterous, boisterous, rowdy, rumbustious [chiefly British]Words Related to rollicking callithumpian, carnival, carnivalesque, larrikin [chiefly Australian], raffish, rampageous, raucous, riotous, rowdyish, ruffianly; stormy, tempestuous, turbulent, violent; headstrong, intractable, obstreperous, recalcitrant, uncontrollable, uncontrolled, undisciplined, ungovernable, uninhibited, unmanageable, unreserved, unrestrained, unruly, wild, willful (or wilful); bubbly, buoyant, effervescent, exuberant, high-spirited, impassioned, lively, sprightly, vivacious; clamorous, loudmouthed, noisy, openmouthed, rackety, strident, vociferous; howling, screaming, yellingNear Antonyms of rollicking sedate, sober, solemn, somber (or sombre), staid; decorous, dignified, proper, seemly; calm, hushed, noiseless, peaceful, placid, quiet, restrained, serene, silent, soundless, tranquil; collected, composed, constrained, controlled, imperturbable, inhibited, repressed, self-controlled, unflappable, unruffled; moderate, reasonable, subdued, temperate; impassive, phlegmatic, stoic (or stoical), stolid; depressed; aloof, detached, indifferentAntonyms of rollicking orderly

  2. 2 given to good-natured joking or teasing a rollicking boy who quickly charms everyone he meets Synonyms of rollicking antic, coltish, elfish, fay, frisky, frolicsome, larky, playful, sportful, sportiveWords Related to rollicking coy, kittenish; gay, happy, lighthearted, whimsical; energetic, frolic, jocund, lively, merry, spirited, sprightly, spunky, vivacious; devilish, impish, knavish, mischievous, pixie (also pixy), rascally, roguish; amusing, diverting, enjoyable, entertaining, fun, pleasurable; dabbling, frivolous, goofy, silly, trifling; delightful, pleasant, pleasing; jesting, jocose, jocular, joking, prankish, teasingNear Antonyms of rollicking dutiful, responsible; grave, grim, serious, solemn, somber (or sombre), stern, stolid; no-nonsense, priggish, starchy, stuffy; decorous, formal, proper, sedate, staid; guarded, inhibited, restrainedAntonyms of rollicking earnest, serious-minded, sober, sobersided


rollicking

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rollicking

  1. activity engaged in to amuse oneself likes to indulge in mindless rollicking after a day at work in order to relax Synonyms of rollicking dalliance, frolic, frolicking, fun, fun and games, recreation, relaxation, play, sportWords Related to rollicking gamboling (or gambolling), romping; amusement, diversion, entertainment; hobby, hobbyhorse, pastime; delight, enjoyment, pleasance, pleasure; friskiness, playfulness, sportiveness, wantonness; devilment, devilry (or deviltry), hanky-panky, hob, impishness, jinks, knavery, mischief, mischievousness, rascality, roguishness, waggery; binge, fling, kick, lark, revel, rollick, spree; hilarity, merriment, merrymaking, revelry, whoopee; buffoonery, high jinks (also hijinks), horseplay, tomfooleryNear Antonyms of rollicking drudgery, labor, work; duty, obligation, responsibility



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