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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frolicsome  \Frol"ic*some\,  a. 
  Full  of  gayety  and  mirth;  given  to  pranks;  sportive. 
 
  Old  England,  who  takes  a  frolicsome  brain  fever  once 
  every  two  or  three  years,  for  the  benefit  of  her 
  doctors.  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
  --  {Frol"ic*some*ly},  adv  --  {Frol"ic*some*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  frolicsome 
  adj  :  given  to  merry  frolicking;  "frolicsome  students  celebrated 
  their  graduation  with  parties  and  practical  jokes" 
  [syn:  {coltish},  {frolicky},  {rollicking},  {sportive}] 




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