Frisking
Frisk \Frisk\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Frisked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Frisking}.] To leap, skip, dance, or gambol, in fronc and gayety. [1913 Webster]

The frisking satyrs on the summits danced. --Addison. [1913 Webster]


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  • Frisk — Frisk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Frisked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Frisking}.] To leap, skip, dance, or gambol, in fronc and gayety. [1913 Webster] The frisking satyrs on the summits danced. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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