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English definition of “playful”


adjective     /ˈpleɪ.fəl/
funny and not serious: a playful exchange of insults He was in a playful mood.Humour and humorousEnergetic and lively playfully     /-i/ adverb playfulness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
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