Definitions

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  • adj. Archaic spelling of frolicsome.

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Examples

  • My own experience with road trips has been less frolicksome.

    Cherie Burns: Life After Millicent -- Road Trips

  • Now when I saw this, O my lady, for very wonderment my senses left me and my wits went wild and heart and head were full of thought, till I forgot what had betided me and I could not keep silence feeling I fain must speak out and question them of these strangenesses; so I said to them, How come ye to do this after we have been so open hearted and frolicksome?

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • College, ‘was caressed and loved by all about him, was a gay and frolicksome fellow, and passed there the happiest part of his life.’

    The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D.

  • We sang a couple songs together this afternoon before I left to join my friends at more frolicksome play.

    nebet Diary Entry

  • For today, let's just concentrate on my fabulous, frolicksome follicles and how entirely babelicious I feel now.

    weeme Diary Entry

  • Early in 1686 a frolicksome comedy of great merit, The Lucky

    A Memoir of Mrs. Behn

  • Was it possible that the Haluk had formed a secret alliance with the frolicksome albino farters?

    Sagittarius Whorl

  • Had his wife been of the same pattern, the worthy couple might well have been astonished at the lively capers of their progeny; but we have reason to believe that the frolicksome courtier and poet drew upon a bountiful store of good

    The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2 No 4, October, 1862 Devoted To Literature And National Policy

  • Next came two boors: one of whom, in the whole contour of his face and person, and, above all, in the laughably would-be frolicksome kick out of his heel, irresistibly reminded me of Shakespeare's Slender, and the other of his Dogberry.

    The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge 1838

  • I came to places where the wind had had its moments of frolicksome humour, where it had made grim fun of its own massive and cumbersome and yet so pliable and elastic majesty.

    Over Prairie Trails

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