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noun as in fun; caper

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Chip fabrication is not an easy subject to write about, but in Clive’s hands it’s a romp.

It’s a light-hearted romp through the history of sex—weird medical tales, bizarre evolutionary insights, heaps of cultural myth-busting, and everything you never knew you needed to know about herpes.

We reached the top of our final climb and prepared to descend the Sunnyside Trail, a red-rock romp with technical drops and what my kids call “tater patches,” or rocky sections that demand concentration and a healthy amount of speed.

Stansbury won by 24, narrowly carrying Moores's district on a romp through Albuquerque and its suburbs.

Keep up the fun things you did during shutdownsIf you’ve been taking your dog on longer, more frequent romps in the past few months, you’re not alone.

His debut novel, Echo of the Boom, is a dystopian romp with Pynchonesque ambitions.

The quick-cut trailer suggests a soft-core romp with dramatic intrigue and wry one-liners.

Come for the exploration of narrative form—stay for the hilarious romp.

Though consistently surprising, fast-paced and nearly always funny, Raw is more than just a lively romp.

The novelist Kevin Baker is back with a meaty, sweaty romp through 1940s and 50s New York.

Finally the great open court of the Louvre is reached—here a halt is made and a general romp occurs.

A romp with the children is not lost; but, on the other hand, is a benefit for both parent and child.

She turned toward the boy, and in a cool voice commanded him not to romp so hard over the rough ground.

She enjoyed their chatter and a romp with them now and again.

He felt that he had foolishly induced her to forget herself so far as to indulge in a wild romp and thus injure her ankle.


On this page you'll find 89 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to romp, such as: lark, rout, antic, cakewalk, cavort, and dance.

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