Festive vs Frolicsome - What's the difference?

festive | frolicsome | Synonyms |

Festive is a synonym of frolicsome.


As adjectives the difference between festive and frolicsome

is that festive is having the atmosphere, decoration, or attitude of a festival, holiday, or celebration while frolicsome is given to frolicking; playful.

festive

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having the atmosphere, decoration, or attitude of a festival, holiday, or celebration.
  • The room was decked out in festive streamers, with flowers everywhere.
  • In the mood to celebrate.
  • Please put the Christmas decorations away, I'm really not in a festive mood.

    Synonyms

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    frolicsome

    English

    Alternative forms

    * frolicksome

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Given to frolicking; playful.
  • Derived terms

    *frolicsomeness