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

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larknoun [C]

uk   /lɑːk/  us   /lɑːrk/

lark noun [C] (BIRD)

(also skylark) a ​small, ​brownbird that is ​known for ​itsbeautifulsinging

lark noun [C] (ACTIVITY)

informal an ​activity done for a ​joke that is is not ​intended to ​causeseriousharm or ​damage: The ​kidshidtheir teacher's ​bike for a lark.this ... lark informal a way of referring to an ​activity or a ​situation that you do not take ​seriously: I don't really ​think I'm ​suited to this ​marriage lark. I've had enough of this ​commuting lark.
(Definition of lark from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lark" in American English

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larknoun [C]

 us   /lɑrk/

lark noun [C] (BIRD)

a ​small, ​brownbird with a ​pleasantsong

lark noun [C] (ACTIVITY)

an ​activity done for ​enjoyment or ​amusement: He ​started hang-gliding ​years ago as a lark.
(Definition of lark from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lark”
in Korean 종다리…
in Arabic قبّرة (طائر صَغير بُني اللون له صَوت جميل)…
in Malaysian burung lark…
in French alouette…
in Russian жаворонок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥, 雲雀,百靈鳥…
in Italian allodola…
in Turkish tarla kuşu…
in Polish skowronek…
in Spanish alondra…
in Vietnamese chim sơn ca…
in Portuguese cotovia…
in Thai นกชนิดหนึ่งร้องเพลงได้…
in German die Lerche…
in Catalan alosa…
in Japanese ヒバリ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟, 云雀,百灵鸟…
in Indonesian burung pekicau…
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