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skylark

verb

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1 to engage in attention-getting playful or boisterous behavior
  • couldn't resist the temptation to skylark as commencement ceremonies came to a close

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2 to engage in activity for amusement
  • he spends his time joking and skylarking, but his brother is serious and industrious

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The first known use of skylark was circa 1680

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“Skylark.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/skylark. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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