What does the word gambol mean?

    Part of speech: verb intransitive

  • To skip sportively about.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A skipping about in sport.

Usage examples for gambol

  1. Patsy stood on the stone, all trodden smooth by the restless feet of the hill lambs which in spring came from the most distant parts of the moor to gambol there. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  2. There the merry little water- spirits play their games and gambol all the glad long days, until they leave their childhood far behind. – Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouquée