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Noun: lark  laa(r)k
  1. A songbird that lives mainly on the ground in open country; has streaky brown plumage
    - pipit, titlark
  2. North American songbirds having a yellow breast
    - meadowlark
  3. Any of numerous predominantly Old World birds noted for their singing
  4. [informal] Any carefree episode
    - escapade
Verb: lark  laa(r)k
Usage: informal
  1. Play boisterously
    "The children larked in the garden";
    - frolic, rollick, skylark [informal], disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about [informal]

Derived forms: larking, larks, larked

Type of: American oriole, diversion, New World oriole, oriole, oscine, oscine bird, play, recreation

Part of: Alaudidae, Anthus, family Alaudidae, genus Anthus, genus Sturnella, Sturnella

Encyclopedia: Lark, Sarah