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frolicverb [I]

uk   /ˈfrɒl.ɪk/  us   /ˈfrɑː.lɪk/ (present participle frolicking, past tense and past participle frolicked)

frolicnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈfrɒl.ɪk/  us   /ˈfrɑː.lɪk/ mainly UK old-fashioned
(Definition of frolic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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frolicverb [I]

 us   /ˈfrɑl·ɪk/ (present participle frolicking, past tense and past participle frolicked)
to ​behave in a ​happy and ​playful way: A ​group of ​children were frolicking on the ​beach.
frolic
noun [C]  us   /ˈfrɑl·ɪk/
Some ​peoplethink of ​skiing as a ​wintertime frolic.
(Definition of frolic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “frolic”
in Spanish juguetear…
in Vietnamese nô đùa vui vẻ…
in Malaysian bermain-main…
in Thai เล่นสนุกสนาน…
in French folâtrer…
in German tollen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嬉戏,玩闹…
in Indonesian bermain-main…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嬉戲,玩鬧…
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