Gleeful vs Frolicsome - What's the difference?

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Gleeful is a related term of frolicsome.


As adjectives the difference between gleeful and frolicsome

is that gleeful is exuberantly or triumphantly joyful while frolicsome is given to frolicking; playful.

gleeful

English

Alternative forms

* gleefull (archaic)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Exuberantly or triumphantly joyful.
  • Synonyms

    * elated * exhilarated * high-spirited * overjoyed

    frolicsome

    English

    Alternative forms

    * frolicksome

    Adjective

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

    *frolicsomeness