Definition of frolic noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈfrɒlɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfrɑːlɪk//
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[countable, uncountable] (old-fashioned) a lively and enjoyable activity during which people forget their problems and responsibilities It was just a harmless frolic. The days of fun and frolic were gone for ever. See related entries: Energetic Word Origin early 16th cent. (as an adjective): from Dutch vrolijk ‘merry, cheerful’.
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