frolicsome

[ frol-ik-suh m ]
/ ˈfrɒl ɪk səm /

adjective

merrily playful; full of fun.

Origin of frolicsome

First recorded in 1690–1700; frolic + -some1

Related forms

frol·ic·some·ly, adverbfrol·ic·some·ness, noun
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frolicsome

frolicky

/ (ˈfrɒlɪksəm) /

adjective

given to frolicking; merry and playful

Derived Forms

frolicsomely, adverbfrolicsomeness, noun
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