frisky Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"frisky" in British English

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friskyadjective

uk   us   /ˈfrɪs.ki/ informal
(of a ​person or an ​animal) ​liking to ​play or ​full of ​activity: It's a ​beautifulhorse but a ​bit too frisky for an ​inexperiencedrider.
friskily
adverb uk   us   /-kɪ.li/
friskiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of frisky from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"frisky" in American English

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friskyadjective

 us   /ˈfrɪs·ki/
(of a ​person or an ​animal) ​playful or very ​active: a frisky ​puppy
(Definition of frisky from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “frisky”
in Chinese (Simplified) (人或动物)爱玩的,活泼好动的…
in Turkish oynak, canlı, enerji dolu…
in Russian игривый, резвый…
in Chinese (Traditional) (人或動物)愛玩的,活潑好動的…
in Polish rozbrykany…
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