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Meaning of HORSEPLAY

Pronunciation:  'hors`pley

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  rowdy or boisterous play
 

HORSEPLAY is a 9 letter word that starts with H.

 

 See Also: caper, frolic, gambol, play, romp

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Horse"play`\, n.
Rude, boisterous play.

      Too much given to horseplay in his raillery. --Dryden.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: badness, banter, buffoonery, clownishness, discourtesy, disorder, disorderliness, disorderly conduct, disruption, disruptiveness, foolery, fooling, frowned-upon behavior, harlequinade, hooliganism, impropriety, misbehavior, misconduct, misdemeanor, misdoing, monkeyshines, naughtiness, nonsanctioned behavior, roughhouse, rowdiness, rowdyism, ruffianism, shenanigans, tomfoolery, vandalism, venial sin, vice, wrongdoing
 

 

 

 

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