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- v. Present participle of skylark.
- n. Playing around; frolicking; originally, running about the rigging of a vessel for fun.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of running about the rigging of a vessel in sport; hence, frolicking; scuffing; sporting; carousing.
From skylark + -ing. (Wiktionary)