Origin of frolic
OTHER WORDS FROM frolicfrol·ick·er, noun
How to use frolic in a sentence
On the plus side, defensive end Zach Harrison did return, having missed the New Orleans frolics in the Clemson backfield.The Alabama football dynasty collects another title with a 52-24 rout of Ohio State|Chuck Culpepper, Des Bieler|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
And, before heading home, stood in a starburst of sunshine while a dolphin frolicked at my feet.In Delaware, a new Instagram-friendly driving trail spotlights local artists and sites|Andrea Sachs|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
The conditioning that gently rubs off onto girls, as young little flowers, being told to “pull down your dress, they can see your knickers” as She of 3, frolics in the playground —disconnected to her body,because She is a child — a part of play.
We swapped stories of the old days, when people gathered in large groups, without a single piece of PPE, to listen to concerts, watch sports, or frolic on a beach.
Key actions: Spinning and spinning; frolicking; falling down.So You Are Enduring a Temporarily Paralyzing Winter Storm|Kelly Williams Brown|February 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During the slippery frolicking, water possibly kicked up into a spray that the little boy snorted high into his nostrils.This Amoeba Eats Your Brain: Naegleria Fowleri Rattles New Orleans|Kent Sepkowitz|September 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In an actual election year, this sort of overseas frolicking would be political suicide.Vacation Primary: Why Republican Candidates Win the Summer|Michelle Cottle|July 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I can remember him being kind of red and breathless after particularly vigorous frolicking.5 Revelations of Abuse From the Expose of Abuse at Horace Mann|Matthew DeLuca|June 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Watching them frolicking on Cape Cod with their cousins, I sometimes assumed they must be immune to such feelings.
Like a swan's breast the white sail swelled below the streamers frolicking in the wind.Dream Tales and Prose Poems|Ivan Turgenev
They are laughing and frolicking on the grass, as they go along.Rollo on the Rhine|Jacob Abbott
Awaiting their return, the little foxes were playing and frolicking silently around the den.Wild Folk|Samuel Scoville
In the first years of his frolicking life he loved also to astound Rome, and succeeded a number of times.Let us follow Him|Henryk Sienkiewicz
And in the household there were two merry, frolicking boys, and a sweet little girl, with her mother's eyes.A Little Girl in Old Salem|Amanda Minnie Douglas