frivol

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French frivole, from Latin frīvolus (trifling, worthless)

Verb[edit]

frivol (third-person singular simple present frivols, present participle frivolling or frivoling, simple past and past participle frivolled or frivoled)

  1. (intransitive) To behave frivolously.
  2. (intransitive) To trifle.

Noun[edit]

frivol (plural frivols)

  1. An unserious person; a shallow person.
  2. An idle diversion or pastime; a frivolity.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French frivole, from Latin frivolus

Adjective[edit]

frivol (comparative frivoler, superlative am frivolsten)

  1. shameless, lewd, ribald, sleazy
  2. (obsolete) frivolous

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