Synonyms and Antonyms of skylark
to engage in attention-getting playful or boisterous behavior
- Some of the graduates couldn't resist the temptation to skylark as commencement ceremonies came to a close.
carry on, misbehave
caper, cavort, disport, frisk, frolic, gambol, lark, rollick, romp
carouse, revel, roar, wassail
to engage in activity for amusement
- He spends his time joking and skylarking, but his brother is serious and industrious.
cavort, frisk, gambol, romp
amuse, divert, entertain
dabble, fiddle (around), mess around, putter (around)
bum (around), dawdle, idle, loaf, lounge (around or about), relax, rest, screw around, slack (off)
jest, joke, tease
drudge, labor, plod, plug (away), slave, strain, strive, struggle, sweat, toil, work