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frolicsome

[frol-ik-suh m] /ˈfrɒl ɪk səm/
adjective
1.
merrily playful; full of fun.
Origin of frolicsome
1690-1700
First recorded in 1690-1700; frolic + -some1
Related forms
frolicsomely, adverb
frolicsomeness, noun
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frolicsome

/ˈfrɒlɪksəm/
adjective
1.
given to frolicking; merry and playful
Derived Forms
frolicsomely, adverb
frolicsomeness, noun
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Word Origin and History for frolicsome
adj.

1690s, from frolic + -some (1).

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