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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frisk  \Frisk\,  a.  [OF.  frieque  cf  OHG.  frise  lively,  brisk, 
  fresh,  Dan.  &  Sw  frisk,  Icel.  friskr.  See  {Fresh},  a.] 
  Lively;  brisk;  frolicsome;  frisky.  [Obs.]  --Bp.  Hall. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frisk  \Frisk\,  a. 
  A  frolic;  a  fit  of  wanton  gayety;  a  gambol:  a  little  playful 
  skip  or  leap.  --Johnson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frisk  \Frisk\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Frisked};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Frisking}.] 
  To  leap,  skip,  dance,  or  gambol,  in  fronc  and  gayety. 
 
  The  frisking  satyrs  on  the  summits  danced.  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  frisk 
  n  :  the  act  of  searching  someone  for  concealed  weapons  [syn:  {frisking}] 
  v  :  play  or  romp  around  "The  children  frolicked  in  the  garden"; 
  "the  gamboling  lambs  in  the  meadows"  [syn:  {frolic},  {lark}, 
  {rollick},  {skylark},  {disport},  {sport},  {cavort},  {gambol}, 
  {romp},  {run  around},  {lark  about}] 




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