horseplay

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David Griffith, let the child alone; he has not been used to your horseplay.'

But the steady concert of the snoring sleepers was unbroken by any horseplay.

But the spirit of the whole controversy is in fact a spirit of horseplay.

Of course, there was some horseplay in which even Phil Franklin indulged.

There was a good deal of horseplay, and also something in the way of hazing.

But their usual escapades of horseplay are not to my taste—I prefer fighting to that.

There was to be no giggling, no whispering in corners, nor was there to be any horseplay.

He was determined to break up the horseplay if it could possibly be accomplished.

One finds no horseplay in the fun of these genuine humourists.

They begin in horseplay among the lads at the street corner.

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