frisky

  • 1 Frisky — «Frisky» …

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  • 2 Frisky — war eine britische Automarke. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Unternehmensgeschichte …

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  • 3 Frisky — Frisk y, a. Inclined to frisk; frolicsome; gay. [1913 Webster] He is too frisky for an old man. Jeffrey. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 frisky — index jocular Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 frisky — c.1500, from FRISK (Cf. frisk) lively + Y (Cf. y) (2). Related: Friskiness …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 frisky — [adj] full of spirit active, antic, bouncy, coltish*, dashing, feeling one’s oats*, frolicsome, full of beans*, gamesome, high spirited, in high spirits*, jumpy, kittenish*, larkish, lively, peppy, playful, prankish, rollicking, romping, spirited …

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  • 7 frisky — ► ADJECTIVE (friskier, friskiest) ▪ playful and full of energy …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 frisky — [fris′kē] adj. friskier, friskiest inclined to frisk about; lively; playful; frolicsome; merry friskily adv. friskiness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 frisky — adjective (friskier; est) Date: circa 1500 inclined to frisk ; playful < frisky puppies >; also lively < a frisky performance > • friskily adverb • friskiness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 frisky — [[t]frɪ̱ski[/t]] friskier, friskiest ADJ GRADED A frisky animal or person is energetic and playful, and may be difficult to control. His horse was feeling frisky, and he had to hold the reins tightly. Syn: spirited …

    English dictionary

  • 11 frisky — adjective full of energy, fun, and cheerfulness: a frisky colt | He s still frisky, even at eighty years old! friskily adverb friskiness noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 frisky — UK [ˈfrɪskɪ] / US adjective Word forms frisky : adjective frisky comparative friskier superlative friskiest 1) feeling lively and full of fun 2) informal feeling that you want to have sex …

    English dictionary

  • 13 frisky — adjective a) playful; energetic; lively; enthusiastic He had his hands full, with three frisky kittens in the house. b) Sexually stimulated; horny …

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  • 14 frisky — frisk|y [ˈfrıski] adj 1.) full of energy and fun ▪ a frisky horse 2.) informal feeling sexually excited = ↑horny >friskily adv >friskiness n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 frisky — adjective frisky squirrels Syn: lively, bouncy, bubbly, perky, active, energetic, animated, zestful, full of vim and vigor; playful, coltish, skittish, spirited, high spirited, in high spirits, exuberant; informal full of beans, zippy, peppy …

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  • 16 frisky — friskily, adv. friskiness, n. /fris kee/, adj., friskier, friskiest. lively; frolicsome; playful. [1515 25; FRISK + Y1] * * * …

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  • 17 frisky — Synonyms and related words: active, activist, activistic, alive, animated, antic, bouncing, bouncy, breezy, brisk, bubbly, capersome, chipper, coltish, ebullient, effervescent, energetic, exuberant, frolicsome, full of beans, full of go, full of… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 frisky — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. playful, pert, peppy. Informal, full of beans. See amusement, activity. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. spirited, lively, playful, frolicsome; see active 2 , jaunty . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 frisky — frisk|y [ frıski ] adjective 1. ) feeling lively and full of fun 2. ) INFORMAL feeling that you want to have sex …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 frisky — frisk·y || frɪskɪ adj. energetic, full of life, playful, lively …

    English contemporary dictionary