noun see gamesome

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  • Gamesomeness — Gamesome Game some (g[=a]m s[u^]m), a. Gay; sportive; playful; frolicsome; merry. Shak. [1913 Webster] Gladness of the gamesome crowd. Byron. {Game some*ly}, adv. {Game some*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gamesomeness — See gamesomely. * * * …   Universalium

  • gamesomeness — game·some·ness …   English syllables

  • gamesomeness — noun see gamesome * * * gameˈsomeness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑game …   Useful english dictionary

  • gamesome — adjective Etymology: Middle English Date: 14th century merry, frolicsome • gamesomely adverb • gamesomeness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gamesome — gamesomely, adv. gamesomeness, n. /gaym seuhm/, adj. playful; frolicsome. [1300 50; ME; see GAME1, SOME1] * * * …   Universalium

  • animal spirits — Synonyms and related words: animate existence, animation, being alive, birth, capersomeness, coltishness, elan, esprit, existence, exuberance, friskiness, frolicsomeness, gaiety, gamesomeness, gayness, gusto, having life, heartiness, immortality …   Moby Thesaurus

  • animation — Synonyms and related words: activity, actuation, afflatus, aggravation, agitation, alacrity, animal spirits, animate existence, animating spirit, animus, anxiety, anxiousness, appetite, ardency, ardor, arousal, arousing, avidity, avidness, being… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elan — Synonyms and related words: activity, alacrity, animal spirits, animation, anxiety, anxiousness, appetite, ardor, avidity, avidness, breathless impatience, brio, briskness, capersomeness, cheerful readiness, coltishness, dash, eagerness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • esprit — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, Vernunft, accord, accordance, acuity, acumen, acuteness, adroitness, affinity, agape, agile wit, agreement, amity, animal spirits, animation, aptitude, aptness, being, bipartisanship, black humor, bonds of… …   Moby Thesaurus

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