frolic frolic  /f ˈrɑ lɪk/


  1. (n) gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement
  2. (v) play boisterously



  1. She loves to play cards and board games and frolic with her brother Jack, 5.
  2. Gertrude Niesen does about as well by this Cole Porter frolic as Ethel Merman does in the show, Du Barry Was a Lady.
  3. That ever with a frolic welcome took The thunder and the sunshine, and opposed Free hearts, free foreheads -you and I are old; Old age hath yet his honour and his toil;.


  1. NC group offers reward for stolen Venus flytraps

    A North Carolina environmental group is offering a $1,500 reward to find the thief who stole more than 1,000 Venus flytraps from a city garden in Wilmington. The North Carolina Coastal Land Trust says it was outraged by the theft at the Stanley Rehder Carnivorous Plant Garden where the organization holds a conservation easement and hosts a Flytrap Frolic for children in the spring. Someone took ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WSOC-TV Charlotte

  2. Mama June Has a Baywatch Moment on the Beach

    See the reality star frolic in the ocean for the very first time
    on June 13, 2013     Source: People Magazine

  3. Film Scene: 'Jaws' back on the hunt

    Fans of classic action films know the plot by heart: An angry 35-foot great white shark takes revenge on humans who frolic in the ocean waters of a coastal beach community.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News


  1. "We got the deal back on track. ...... It wasn't a spur of the moment, willy nilly, I can frolic in Canada" trip, Kilpatrick said.
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Kwame Kilpatrick Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. "It has been the best experience for me since World War II. And (with) just about as much noise," joked Brooks, who also wrote the show's music and lyrics. "We have had six years ...... of frolic and joy, and you have been such an incredibly...
    on Apr 22, 2007 By: Mel Brooks Source: Forbes

  3. "He wasn't in Afghanistan on some kind of backpacking frolic, I mean let's get that out of the way, these are very serious allegations and they should be tested," Mr Howard said. "But it's taken too long and I will be making that point as...
    on Feb 18, 2007 By: John Howard Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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