Frolicsome and Gay


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Frolicsome adjective – Given to good-natured joking or teasing.
Usage example: a frolicsome uncle who was a favorite among his relatives

Gay is a synonym for frolicsome in playful topic. In some cases you can use "Gay" instead an adjective "Frolicsome", when it comes to topics like character trait, cheerful.
Nearby Word: frolic
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Gay adjective – Having much high-spirited energy and movement.
Usage example: couples dancing a gay, fast-paced jig

Frolicsome is a synonym for gay in cheerful topic. You can use "Frolicsome" instead an adjective "Gay", if it concerns topics such as character trait, merry, happy.
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