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  • 1 frisk´er — frisk «frihsk», verb, noun, adjective. –v.i. to run and jump about playfully; skip and dance joyously; frolic: »Our lively puppy frisks all over the house. SYNONYM(S): gambol. –v.t. 1. to move (something) in a playful or lively manner. 2. to… …

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  • 2 frisk — [frisk] adj. [ME < OFr frisque < OHG frisc, new, cheerful, lively: see FRESH1] Obs. lively; frisky n. 1. a lively, playful movement; frolic; gambol 2. Slang the act of frisking a person vt. 1. to move in a playful, lively manner …

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  • 3 Frisk (film) — Infobox Film name = Frisk image size = caption = director = Todd Verow producer = Jon Gerrans Marcus Hu writer = Dennis Cooper (novel) James Derek Dwyer George LaVoo Todd Verow narrator = starring = Michael Gunther Craig Chester Parker Posey Mark …

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  • 4 frisk — [[t]frɪsk[/t]] v. i. 1) to dance, leap, skip, or gambol; frolic: The dogs and children frisked about on the lawn[/ex] 2) to search (a person) for concealed weapons, contraband goods, etc., by feeling the person s clothing 3) a leap, skip, or… …

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  • 5 frisk — frisker, n. friskingly, adv. /frisk/, v.i. 1. to dance, leap, skip, or gambol; frolic: The dogs and children frisked about on the lawn. v.t. 2. to search (a person) for concealed weapons, contraband goods, etc., by feeling the person s clothing:… …

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  • 6 frisk — Synonyms and related words: amble, antic, beat the bushes, bob, bounce, burrow, canter, caper, capriole, caracole, carol, carry on, cavort, check out, chirp, chirrup, clap hands, curvet, cut a dido, cut capers, cut up, dance, delight, delve, dido …

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  • 7 frisk — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. caper, cavort, frolic; cut up, carry on, horse around (sl.); slang, search, shakedown, fan. See amusement, inquiry. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To caper] Syn. romp, skip, leap; see play 2 . 2. [*To… …

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  • 8 frisk — v frolic, cavort, gambol, caper, cut capers, curvet, skip, trip, jump about, romp …

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  • 9 Anders Frisk — Infobox Person image size = 150px name = Anders Frisk image size = caption = birth date = Birth date and age|1963|2|18|mf=y birth place = Gothenburg, Sweden death date = death place = occupation = Insurance agent, football referee spouse = Erika… …

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  • 10 stop and frisk — n. The action by a police officer of stopping a person suspected to be armed and dangerous and running his or her hands over the outside of the suspect’s clothing to locate any concealed weapons. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing,… …

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  • 11 Niclas Frisk — (born Niclas Patrik Frisk, 14 February 1969, Mora, Dalarna, Sweden) is a Swedish musician and the founder of Atomic Swing. He is a singer, guitarist, and composer. He started Atomic Swing after he was in Perssons Pack as the guitarist. He has… …

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  • 12 stop and frisk statute — n: a state law that allows a police officer to stop any person without making an arrest based on a reasonable suspicion that the person has committed or is about to commit a crime Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 13 stop, frisk — n. A police action to momentarily detain and search the body of a person. Under judicial interpretation of the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution, such a search may be conducted only under circumstances where the officer believes… …

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  • 14 lark about — verb play boisterously The children frolicked in the garden the gamboling lambs in the meadows The toddlers romped in the playroom • Syn: ↑frolic, ↑lark, ↑rollick, ↑skylark, ↑disport …

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  • 15 hop — I. v. n. 1. Spring or leap on one leg or foot. 2. Leap, bound, jump, skip, spring, caper, frisk, frisk about. 3. Dance, trip. 4. Limp, halt, hobble, walk lame. II. n. 1. Leap, bound, jump, spring, skip, caper. 2 …

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  • 16 gam|bol — «GAM buhl», noun, verb, boled, bol|ing or (especially British) bolled, bol|ling. –n. the act of running and jumping about in dancing or play; caper; frolic. –v.i. to frisk about; run an …

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  • 17 Jiggle — Jig gle, v. i. [Freq. of jig.] To wriggle or frisk about; to move awkwardly; to shake up and down. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 Romp — Romp, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Romped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Romping}.] [A variant of ramp. See {Ramp} to leap, {Rampallian}.] 1. To play rudely and boisterously; to leap and frisk about in play. [1913 Webster] 2. To go rapidly and without strained… …

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  • 19 Romped — Romp Romp, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Romped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Romping}.] [A variant of ramp. See {Ramp} to leap, {Rampallian}.] 1. To play rudely and boisterously; to leap and frisk about in play. [1913 Webster] 2. To go rapidly and without strained… …

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  • 20 Romping — Romp Romp, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Romped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Romping}.] [A variant of ramp. See {Ramp} to leap, {Rampallian}.] 1. To play rudely and boisterously; to leap and frisk about in play. [1913 Webster] 2. To go rapidly and without strained… …

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