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synonyms for gambol

  • cavort
  • frolic
  • prance
  • bound
  • caper
  • cut
  • frisk
  • hop
  • jump
  • lark
  • leap
  • play
  • revel
  • roister
  • rollick
  • romp
  • skip
  • sport
  • spring
  • carry on
  • cut a caper
  • cut loose
  • fool around
  • horse around
  • kibitz around
  • kick up one's heels
  • whoop it up
See also synonyms for: gamboled / gambols
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How to use gambol in a sentence

Strafe is able to gambol about much as usual, though he limps a little and is thinner for his experience.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Would that we were like unto these ewe lambs, that we might frisk and gambol among them without evil.
THE FIEND'S DELIGHTDOD GRILE
Never did monkey gambol nor make such faces, nor play such wild tricks, as she did that day.
CARMENPROSPER MERIMEE
They hold out every new object for you to see it with them, and look up after each gambol for you to rejoice with them.
HOW TO BE HAPPY THOUGH MARRIEDE. J. HARDY.
From this we hurried to the Water Garden, and took a last dive into its clear waters and a last gambol amongst its coral groves.
THE CORAL ISLANDR.M. BALLANTYNE
It was a lark, but I think its up to us to gambol over there, clothed and in our right mindsand own up.
WINONA OF THE CAMP FIREMARGARET WIDDEMER
He heard the lowing cows and saw the playful gambol of his blooded stock cantering across the barn yard.
UNDER THE STARS AND BARSWALTER A. CLARK
Saxe Gotha responded to the greeting with a puppy gambol, and devoured the beef with gusto.
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As Evans came up, Saxe Gotha tried to give the old gambol of joy, but succeeded only in falling heavily.
WISCONSIN IN STORY AND SONG;VARIOUS
She came out, stretched herself lazily, and soon began to gambol about the room.
THE RAINBOW BOOK TALES OF FUN & FANCYMABEL HENRIETTE SPIELMANN
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WORDS RELATED TO GAMBOL

  • bobbed
  • capered
  • frisked
  • gambolled
  • hopped
  • hurdled
  • leapt
  • pounced
  • pranced
  • recoiled
  • ricocheted
  • saltated
  • skipped
  • sprang
  • vaulted
  • escapade
  • gag
  • gambol
  • high jinks
  • hop
  • hot foot
  • jest
  • joke
  • jump
  • leap
  • mischief
  • practical joke
  • prank
  • put on
  • revel
  • rib
  • rollick
  • shenanigan
  • sport
  • stunt
  • tomfoolery
  • trick
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