rompish

[ rom-pish ]
/ ˈrɒm pɪʃ /
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adjective

given to romping; frolicsome.

Nearby words

  1. romp,
  2. romp through,
  3. romper,
  4. romper room,
  5. rompers,
  6. romulo,
  7. romulus,
  8. romulus and remus,
  9. romus,
  10. românia

Origin of rompish

First recorded in 1700–10; romp + -ish1

Related formsromp·ish·ly, adverbromp·ish·ness, noun

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Examples from the Web for rompish

  • The reigning belles were mostly a set of loud, rompish girls, with names that rang unfamiliarly.