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synonyms for cavorting

  • boisterous
  • jaunty
  • joyful
  • joyous
  • lighthearted
  • merry
  • spirited
  • sprightly
  • antic
  • romping
  • carefree
  • cheerful
  • devil-may-care
  • exuberant
  • frisky
  • frolicsome
  • glad
  • happy
  • hearty
  • jovial
  • playful
  • rip-roaring
  • sportive

antonyms for cavorting

MOST RELEVANT
  • depressed
  • lazy
  • lethargic
  • sad
  • unhappy
  • upset
  • serious
  • solemn
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How to use cavorting in a sentence

I'd admire to see him cavorting around on the pinnacles after horse-thieves or whisky-runners or a bunch of bad Indians.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
And he didn't even feel tired, in spite of all the dancing and cavorting he had gone in for.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
But we got together on a compromise at last, and now hes in uniform again and cavorting around like a two-year-old.
BASEBALL JOE, CAPTAIN OF THE TEAMLESTER CHADWICK
Hop got him then; but the damage was done, and the visitors lining the gridiron were cheering and 194 cavorting wildly.
THE TURNER TWINSRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
When they reached the old honeybee tree, they saw Slab cavorting down to meet them.
THE RED DEBTEVERETT MACDONALD
He gathered up the reins in one hand, his horse cavorting; he had probably found somewhere a fresh mount.
LOVE UNDER FIRERANDALL PARRISH
They're nothing but a lot of half-naked women cavorting and singing fast songs.
THE HAPPY ENDJOSEPH HERGESHEIMER
Pete hasn't been cavorting round over town, grandpa—he's just been over to the Curriers'.
MISSYDANA GATLIN
Did Hot Tamales fancy he saw a steer, red and cavorting, that should be headed off and driven back to the herd?
ROADS OF DESTINYO. HENRY
His feet commenced to slide; against his will he went avalanching and cavorting down the path.
CHRISTMAS OUTSIDE OF EDENCONINGSBY DAWSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CAVORTING

  • antic
  • boisterous
  • carefree
  • cavorting
  • cheerful
  • devil-may-care
  • exuberant
  • frisky
  • frolicsome
  • glad
  • happy
  • hearty
  • jaunty
  • jovial
  • joyful
  • joyous
  • lighthearted
  • merry
  • playful
  • rip-roaring
  • romping
  • spirited
  • sportive
  • sprightly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.