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Any of several larks of the genus Alauda of Eurasia and Africa, especially A. arvensis, having brownish plumage and noted for singing while in flight.
intr.v. sky·larked, sky·lark·ing, sky·larks
To play actively and boisterously; frolic.
1. (Animals) an Old World lark, Alauda arvensis, noted for singing while hovering at a great height
2. (Animals) any of various Australian larks
(intr) informal to romp or play jokes
1. a brown-speckled Eurasian lark, Alauda arvensis, famed for its melodious song.v.i.
2. to frolic; sport.
Past participle: skylarked
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|Noun||1.||skylark - brown-speckled European lark noted for singing while hovering at a great height|
lark - any of numerous predominantly Old World birds noted for their singing
|Verb||1.||skylark - play boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"|
play - be at play; be engaged in playful activity; amuse oneself in a way characteristic of children; "The kids were playing outside all day"; "I used to play with trucks as a little girl"