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Definition 1: full of fun and high spirits - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where playful or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • playful children just let loose from school

(playful is similar to ...) given to merry frolicking

"frolicsome students celebrated their graduation with parties and practical jokes"

(playful is similar to ...) playful in an appealingly bold way

"a roguish grin"

(playful is similar to ...) usually good-naturedly mischievous

"perpetrated a practical joke with elfin delight" "elvish tricks"

(playful is similar to ...) naughtily or annoyingly playful

"teasing and worrying with impish laughter" "a wicked prank"

(playful is similar to ...) playful like a lively kitten

(playful is similar to ...) relating to play or playfulness

(playful is similar to ...) playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)

"his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air"

(... are attributes of playful) a disposition to find (or make) causes for amusement

"her playfulness surprised me" "he was fun to be with"

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