playful and gory, the cartoonish paintings of Dee Dee Ramone, bassist for The Ramones, are every bit as shocking as their creator.
Relative to that collection, this was playful, funny—and, well, definitely fun.
Her references to Pride and Prejudice are blatant and playful.
In Spanish the word joke (broma) is not at all pejorative, it is playful.
The name Bulgari brings to mind dazzling luxury in playful, stylish and graceful forms.
To the uninitiated this would have seemed the work of a playful child.
All is still on a colossal scale, but playful, capricious, phantasmagoric.
Her manner, so playful, yet full of keen penetration, drove them away like a battery of sunbeams.
How noisy and romping the brook was; how capricious, how playful, how furtive!
Every playful or fond gesture was carefully hoarded up as a store of treasures in the mind of her ladyship.