Definition of Frivol

1. Verb. Act frivolously.

Exact synonyms: Trifle
Generic synonyms: Act, Behave, Do
Derivative terms: Trifler



Definition of Frivol

1. v. i. To act frivolously; to trifle.

Definition of Frivol

1. Verb. (intransitive) To behave frivolously. ¹

2. Verb. (intransitive) To trifle. ¹

3. Noun. An unserious person; a shallow person. ¹

4. Noun. An idle diversion or pastime; a frivolity. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Frivol

1. to behave playfully [v -OLED, -OLING, -OLS or -OLLED, -OLLING, -OLS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Frivol

frittering away
fritterlike
fritters
fritters away
fritterware
fritting
fritts
friture
fritures
fritz
fritzed
fritzes
fritzing
friulano
frivilous
frivol (current term)
frivol away
frivoled
frivolent
frivoler
frivolers
frivoling
frivolism
frivolisms
frivolities
frivolity
frivolled
frivoller
frivollers
frivolling

Literary usage of Frivol

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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by John Oswald, Joseph Thomas, James Lynd, John Miller Keagy (1868)
"frivol- tra, a. trifling, of no moment: „as, frivol'ity, the state of trifling, ... n. frivol'ity, n. FRONS, nd-is, f. 3. a leaf: as, ..."

2. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"See PARTICLE, TRACE. trifle, vi 1. fool, shilly-shally, frivol (colloq. ... see IDLE, POTTER. 2. See PLAY. trifle, v. 1. fool, frivol ..."

3. The Annual American Catalogue 1886-1900: Being the Full Titles, with (1900)
""Lady frivol" ie a young girl of good birth, whose eccentric father has let her run wild The coining of a governess is the beginning of the story, ..."

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