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English definition of “frisk”

frisk

verb  /frɪsk/ us  
[T] to use your hands to search someone’s clothes and body for hidden objects or weapons: I was frisked when we went through security at the airport.
[I] to move around in a happy, energetic way: The dog ran ahead, frisking in the brush.
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