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English definition of “lark about/around”

lark about/around

informal phrasal verb with lark     /lɑːk/ US  /lɑːrk/ verb
to behave in a silly way because you think it is funny: I was woken up by a couple of drunks larking around with a dustbin in the street. We were just larking about - we didn't mean to do any damage.Behaving in a silly way
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