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frisk·y

 (frĭs′kē)
adj. frisk·i·er, frisk·i·est
Energetic, lively, and playful: a frisky kitten.

frisk′i·ly adv.
frisk′i·ness n.

frisky

(ˈfrɪskɪ)
adj, friskier or friskiest
lively, high-spirited, or playful. Also (rare): friskful
ˈfriskily adv
ˈfriskiness n

frisk•y

(ˈfrɪs ki)

adj. frisk•i•er, frisk•i•est.
lively; frolicsome; playful.
[1515–25]
frisk′i•ly, adv.
frisk′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.frisky - playful like a lively kitten
playful - full of fun and high spirits; "playful children just let loose from school"

frisky

adjective lively, spirited, romping, playful, bouncy, high-spirited, rollicking, in high spirits, full of beans (informal), coltish, kittenish, frolicsome, ludic (literary), sportive, full of joie de vivre His horse was feeling frisky.
wooden, dull, lacklustre, sedate, demure, stodgy, stolid, pensive

frisky

adjective
Full of high-spirited fun:
Translations
مَرِح، لَعوب
hravýskotačivý
sprælsk
líflegur, fjörlegur
šantivý

frisky

[ˈfrɪskɪ] ADJ (friskier (compar) (friskiest (superl))) [person, horse] → juguetón
he's pretty frisky stillsigue bastante activo

frisky

[ˈfrɪski] adj [animal, person] → vif(vive), sémillant(e)

frisky

adj (+er)verspielt

frisky

[ˈfrɪskɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (person, horse) → vispo/a, vivace

frisk

(frisk) verb
to jump about playfully. The lambs are frisking in the fields.
ˈfrisky adjective
ˈfriskily adverb
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But it is not all about bonding with man's best friend, getting a little bit of exercise and meeting other people with which your dogs can have a play date, you also have a chance to win one of the three prizes from the event's sponsor, Friskies.
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Add in an upcoming book, calendar, t-shirts and a commercial for cat food brand Friskies she has become possibly the most famous living cat in the world.
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Nestle, which also makes Buitoni pasta and Friskies cat food, said it expected organic growth in 2008 by at least the 2007 level of 7.
Nestle, for example (though not involved in the recall), owns Alpo, Fancy Feast, Friskies, Mighty Dog and Purina One.
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