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  • nounamusement, revel
  • verbhave fun, make merry

synonyms for frolic

  • antic
  • drollery
  • escapade
  • fun
  • gaiety
  • gambol
  • game
  • joke
  • joviality
  • lark
  • merriment
  • play
  • prank
  • romp
  • shenanigan
  • skylarking
  • sport
  • spree
  • tomfoolery
  • trick
  • fun and games
  • high jinks
See also synonyms for: frolicked / frolicking
  • cavort
  • gambol
  • caper
  • carouse
  • play
  • rollick
  • riot
  • romp
  • revel
  • prance
  • frisk
  • lark
  • spree
  • sport
  • cut loose
  • fool around
  • cut capers
  • go on a tear
  • let go
  • let loose
  • raise hell
  • whoop it up
  • kick up one's heels
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antonyms for frolic

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  • sadness
  • seriousness
  • work
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    Those who’ve spent June frolicking in the sunshine—with good reason—may not realize what a peculiar month it has been for TV.
    THE 5 BEST NEW TV SHOWS OUR CRITIC WATCHED IN JUNE 2021JUDY BERMANJUNE 30, 2021TIME
    The jumpiest is Marin Martinie’s “Apparition of Standard Figures,” in which emoticons flicker and frolic across the screen.
    IN THE GALLERIES: AN INTIMATE PANORAMA OF VIDEO ART’S VARIETY AND BREADTHMARK JENKINSJUNE 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    The children frolic in the pool, explore the woods, bake a cake from a box.
    LEAVE THE WORLD BEHIND’S BOUGIE APOCALYPSECONSTANCE GRADYJUNE 11, 2021VOX
    Pets can frolic in the park’s backcountry, but not on the coast from the mean high-tide line to a quarter-mile inland.
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    Indiana Dunes allows leashed dogs to frolic on many beaches and cool down in Lake Michigan.
    THE MOST DOG-FRIENDLY NATIONAL PARKS IN THE U.S.EMILY PENNINGTONMAY 7, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
    I’ve dangled off the edge of a sea cliff while seals frolicked below in the waves.
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    Off they ran, and soon came back with Tom and Ann and their little brother Johnny, all eager for a frolic.
    THE NURSERY, NOVEMBER 1881, VOL. XXXVARIOUS
    But do not take mine, O frolic fellow Spookist, from the same source; mine is wrong.
    THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
    We knowed when we seed him comin' dat dar wus gwine ter be a whuppin' frolic 'fore de day wus gone.
    SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
    Merry, happy children were these three, full of life and health, and always ready for a frolic.
    ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
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    WORDS RELATED TO FROLIC

    • caper
    • dido
    • frolic
    • joke
    • lark
    • romp
    • shenanigan
    • tomfoolery
    • trick
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