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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement;
- Example: "it was all done in play"
- Example: "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"
[syn: play, frolic, romp, gambol, caper]


VERB (1)

1. play boisterously;
- Example: "The children frolicked in the garden"
- Example: "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"
- Example: "The toddlers romped in the playroom"
[syn: frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Frolic \Frol"ic\ (fr[o^]l"[i^]k), a. [D. vroolijk; akin to G. fr["o]lich, fr. froh, OHG. fr[=o], Dan. fro, OS. fr[=a]h, cf. Icel. fr[=a]r swift; all perh. akin to Skr. pru to spring up.] Full of levity; dancing, playing, or frisking about; full of pranks; frolicsome; gay; merry. [1913 Webster] The frolic wind that breathes the spring. --Milton. [1913 Webster] The gay, the frolic, and the loud. --Waller. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Frolic \Frol"ic\, n. 1. A wild prank; a flight of levity, or of gayety and mirth. [1913 Webster] He would be at his frolic once again. --Roscommon. [1913 Webster] 2. A scene of gayety and mirth, as in lively play, or in dancing; a merrymaking. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Frolic \Frol"ic\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Frolicked; p. pr. & vb. n. Frolicking.] To play wild pranks; to play tricks of levity, mirth, and gayety; to indulge in frolicsome play; to sport. [1913 Webster] Hither, come hither, and frolic and play. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

frolic n 1: gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement; "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly" [syn: play, frolic, romp, gambol, caper] v 1: play boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom" [syn: frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

81 Moby Thesaurus words for "frolic": antic, beam, caper, caracole, carol, carouse, carry on, cavort, celebration, chirp, chirrup, clap hands, curvet, cut a dido, cut capers, cut up, dance, delight, dido, disport, escapade, exult, festivity, flounce, fool around, frisk, fun and games, gaiety, gambado, gambol, glory, glow, have fun, hell, high jinks, horse around, horseplay, jollification, jollity, joy, jubilate, lark, laugh, lilt, make whoopee, merriment, merrymaking, mirth, monkeyshine, monkeyshines, party, partying, play, practical joke, prank, radiate cheer, rejoice, revel, revelry, riot, roister, rollick, romp, shenanigan, shenanigans, shines, sing, skip, skip for joy, skylark, skylarking, smile, sparkle, sport, spree, tomfoolery, trick, trip, waggish trick, wassail, whistle
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

Frolic A Prolog system in Common Lisp. (ftp://ftp.cs.utah.edu/pub/frolic.tar.Z). (1991-11-23)