Origin of lark1
Words nearby lark
Other definitions for lark (2 of 2)
Origin of lark2
OTHER WORDS FROM lark
How to use lark in a sentence
The movie theater chain’s rise after a tough 2020 began as a Reddit lark in GameStop fashion.
Despite many LGBTQ characters throughout its run, the show has been accused of queerbaiting by showing same-sex kisses in teasers that turned out to be larks or minor anomalies in the actual storylines.
The biggest changes are in grassland species, especially sparrows, blackbirds and larks.
One Saturday night, my wife and I returned from a dinner out, and as a lark, I suggested we walk down to our community dock to see if anyone was there, cast-netting for shrimp.14 wild edibles you can pull right out of the ocean|By Bob McNally/Field & Stream|October 19, 2020|Popular-Science
In 2008, Myint was a line cook at Bar Tartine when he started selling $5 “PB&Js”—pork belly and jicama flatbreads—from a taco cart he and Leibowitz had borrowed on a lark.This restaurant duo want a zero-carbon food system. Can it happen?|Bobbie Johnson|September 24, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Free Crimea, we ultimately discover, is the work of a drunken Brit on a lark.This 1979 Novel Predicted Putin’s Invasion Of Crimea|Michael Weiss|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But what started as a lark became a professional passion for Holland.
The idea was conceived by a food scientist at Brigham Young University, who added dry ice to the cultured dairy on a lark.
Like so many young girls, she tried modeling as a lark, a way of escaping the humdrum and finding glamour.Vogue Creative Director Grace Coddington’s Memoir Offers Few Revelations|Robin Givhan|November 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Mercury on a lark in your opposite sign calls for expressions that run counter to the woulda-shoulda-coulda loop in your mind.What the Stars Hold for Your Week, June 26-July 2, 2011|Starsky + Cox|June 26, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Hence Shakespeare speaks of 'the lark, that tirra-lyra chants,' Wint.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
High overhead a lark was pouring out its song; in the lane at the orchard end rang the beat of trotting hoofs.Mistress Wilding|Rafael Sabatini
Or how is it that grass grows in the fields, and the lark sings in the sky, and the trees lose their leaves in winter?The Whale and the Grasshopper|Seumas O'Brien
He was as gay as a lark, humming an Oppra tune, and twizzting round his head his hevy gold-headed cane.
Up we marched to our apartmince, me carrying the light and the cloax, master hummink a hair out of the oppra, as merry as a lark.
British Dictionary definitions for lark (1 of 2)
Word Origin for lark
British Dictionary definitions for lark (2 of 2)
Derived forms of larklarker, nounlarkish, adjectivelarkishness, noun
Word Origin for lark
Other Idioms and Phrases with lark
In addition to the idiom beginning with lark
- lark it up
- happy as the day is long (as a lark)