Frolic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfrɑːlɪk|  American pronunciation of the word frolic
Brit.  |ˈfrɒlɪk|  British pronunciation of the word frolic
- gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement (syn: caper, gambol, play, romp)
their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly
- play boisterously (syn: cavort, disport, frisk, gambol, lark, lark about, rollick, romp, run around, skylark, sport)
The children frolicked in the garden

Examples

...the frolic atmosphere that envelops New Orleans during Mardi Gras...

We watched the seals as they frolicked in the harbor.

We went out for a frolic in the sun.

an evening of fun and frolic

Lambs frolicked in the next field.

Everyone joined in the Saturday night frolics.

their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly

The children frolicked in the garden

...after his impoundment in the garage all weekend, the family dog was ready to frolic...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: frolic
he/she/it: frolics
present participle: frolicking
past tense: frolicked
past participle: frolicked
noun
singular: frolic
plural: frolics
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