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Synonyms for gambol
ˈgæm bəlgam·bol

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. gambolverb

    Synonyms:
    frolic, sport, frisk, play, caper, jump

    Antonyms:
    tire, weary, droop, flog

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 3 votes

  1. play, frolic, romp, gambol, caperverb

    gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement

    "it was all done in play"; "their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly"

    Synonyms:
    turn, put-on, joke, shoo-in, shimmer, caper, looseness, drama, gambling, maneuver, job, capriole, prank, period of play, free rein, tomboy, fun, sport, blowout, gaming, laugher, walkaway, romp, manoeuvre, dramatic play, play, swordplay, runaway, trick, hoyden, antic, bid, frolic, child's play, playing period

  2. frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark aboutverb

    play boisterously

    "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"

    Synonyms:
    boast, sport, lark, frolic, romp, run around, amuse, lark about, divert, rollick, disport, cavort, frisk, feature, skylark

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. gambolverb

    Synonyms:
    frisk, frolic, romp, caper, cut capers, leap, hop or skip (in sport)

  2. gambolnoun

    Synonyms:
    frolic, prank, escapade, skip, hop, caper, romp

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. gambolverb

    Synonyms:
    caper, frolic, play, sport, frisk, curvet

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How to use gambol in a sentence?

  1. Walter Scott:

    Twas Christmas broach'd the mightiest ale; 'twas Christmas told the merriest tale; a Christmas gambol oft could cheer the poor man's heart through half the year.

  2. Publilius Syrus:

    Hares can gambol over the body of a dead lion.


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