Definition of Playsome

1. a. Playful; wanton; sportive.



Definition of Playsome

1. Adjective. (dated chiefly literary) Playful; frolicsome.''Oxford English Dictionary'', 2nd ed. (1989) ¹

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Definition of Playsome

1. playful [adj] - See also: playful

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Playsome

plays Cupid
plays Nostradamus
plays ball
plays down
plays on words
plays the board
playscape
playscapes
playschool
playschools
playscript
playset
playsets
playsheet
playsheets
playsome (current term)
playsomeness
playsong
playsongs
playspace
playspaces
playstow
playsuit
playsuits
playte
playtes
playtest
playtested
playtester
playtesters

Literary usage of Playsome

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1. The Golden Treasury by Francis Turner Palgrave (1902)
"And oh ! so playsome, oh ! so fair. And one would dance as one would spring, Or bob or bow with leering smiles, And one would swing, or sit and sing, ..."

2. The Divine Authority of the Old and New Testament Asserted: To which is by John Leland (1837)
"Merry devotion, high dance, playsome humour, practised by the meanest of the people.' And in his notes at the bottom of the page he tells us, that' though ..."

3. The Golden Treasury by Francis Turner Palgrave (1902)
"And oh ! so playsome, oh ! so fair. And one would dance as one would spring, Or bob or bow with leering smiles, And one would swing, or sit and sing, ..."

4. The Divine Authority of the Old and New Testament Asserted: To which is by John Leland (1837)
"Merry devotion, high dance, playsome humour, practised by the meanest of the people.' And in his notes at the bottom of the page he tells us, that' though ..."

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