Jolly vs Frolicsome - What's the difference?

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Jolly is a related term of frolicsome.


As a proper noun jolly

is (female).

As an adjective frolicsome is

given to frolicking; playful.

jolly

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Full of high and merry spirits; jovial.
  • Noun

    (jollies)
  • (British) a pleasure trip or excursion
  • Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (British, dated) very, extremely
  • Derived terms

    * jolly well

    Verb

  • To amuse or divert.
  • Derived terms

    * jolly someone along

    References

    * JOLLY in the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica, vol. 15, p. 495. English degree adverbs ----

    frolicsome

    English

    Alternative forms

    * frolicksome

    Adjective

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

    *frolicsomeness