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gamesome

[ geym-suhm ]
/ ˈgeɪm səm /
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adjective
playful; frolicsome.
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Origin of gamesome

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at game1, -some1

OTHER WORDS FROM gamesome

game·some·ly, adverbgame·some·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for gamesome

gamesome
/ (ˈɡeɪmsəm) /

adjective
full of merriment; sportive

Derived forms of gamesome

gamesomely, adverbgamesomeness, noun
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