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skylark

sky·lark

skylark

 
pronunciation:
skaI lark
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: either of two larks, found in Europe and Asia, that are known for singing in flight.
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: skylarked, skylarking, skylarks
definition: to play or move about in a carefree, idle, or happy manner; frolic.
We went skylarking over the countryside.
similar words:
antic, frolic
derivation: skylarker (n.)