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frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction