frolicsomeness

frolicsome

[frol-ik-suhm]
adjective
merrily playful; full of fun.

Origin:
1690–1700; frolic + -some1

frolicsomely, adverb
frolicsomeness, noun
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frolicsome or frolicky (ˈfrɒlɪksəm)
 
adj
given to frolicking; merry and playful
 
frolicky or frolicky
 
adj
 
'frolicsomely or frolicky
 
adv
 
'frolicsomeness or frolicky
 
n

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frolicsome
c.1700, from frolic + -some.
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