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horse·play

 (hôrs′plā′)
n.
Rowdy or rough play.

horseplay

(ˈhɔːsˌpleɪ)
n
rough, boisterous, or rowdy play

horse•play

(ˈhɔrsˌpleɪ)

n.
rough or boisterous play.
[1580–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.horseplay - rowdy or boisterous play
frolic, gambol, romp, caper, play - 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"

horseplay

noun rough-and-tumble, clowning, romping, fooling around, skylarking (informal), high jinks, pranks, buffoonery, roughhousing (slang) childish splashing and horseplay

horseplay

noun
Improper, often rude behavior:
Translations
مِزاح سَمِج
drsné žertyhrubé chování
larmende adfærd
ólæti, gauragangur
hrubé žarty/správanie
eşek şakası

horseplay

[ˈhɔːspleɪ] Npayasadas fpl

horseplay

[ˈhɔːrspleɪ] nchahut m (blagues etc)

horseplay

[ˈhɔːsˌpleɪ] ngiochi mpl scatenati

horse

(hoːs) noun
1. a large four-footed animal which is used to pull carts etc or to carry people etc.
2. a piece of apparatus used for jumping, vaulting etc in a gymnasium.
ˈhorse-box noun
an enclosed vehicle etc used for carrying horses.
ˈhorsefly noun
a large fly that bites horses etc.
ˈhorsehair noun, adjective
(of) the hair from a horse's mane or tail. The mattress is stuffed with horsehair; a horsehair mattress.
ˈhorsemanfeminine ˈhorsewoman noun
a rider, especially a skilled one. She is a very competent horsewoman.
ˈhorsemanship noun
ˈhorseplay noun
rough and noisy behaviour or play.
ˈhorsepower (usually abbreviated to h.p.when written) noun
a standard unit used to measure the power of engines, cars etc.
horseshoe (ˈhoːʃʃuː) noun
1. a curved iron shoe for a horse.
2. something in the shape of a horseshoe. The bride was presented with a lucky silver horseshoe.
on horseback
riding on a horse. The soldiers rode through the town on horseback.
(straight) from the horse's mouth
from a well-informed and reliable source. I got that story straight from the horse's mouth.
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That brings Andrew Balding's HORSEPLAY into the mix against some admittedly sexier rivals on Ascot's Champions Day card.
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HORSEPLAY is overpriced in the betting for the Investec Oaks at Epsom.
Horseplay has been kept quietly ticking over since then, and will have gained plenty from a beneficial spin at Epsom last week, when she appeared to take everything in her stride.
VVIN five easy steps From Rough And Tumble to Horseplay 1.
THERE'S a bit of horseplay going on at the Black Country Museum.
IN the excitement of the 1,000 and 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket last weekend, the win of Horseplay in the mile-and-a-quarter Pretty Polly Stakes was overlooked, writes Jim Beavis.
Bargoed's David Probert wins the Pretty Polly Stakes on board Horseplay
Historical data also reveals that many horseplay injuries occur during unstructured periods.
At its most recent meeting, the city's civilian review board reviewed the case and discussed how the incident of horseplay occurred.
JOHN Barrowman is avoiding any horseplay in this year's panto by swapping a real horse for a plastic one.
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