Meaning of frivol in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfrɪv(ə)l/

verbverb frivols, verb frivolling, verb frivolled; US verb frivoling, US verb frivoled

[no object]
  • Behave in a frivolous way.

    ‘we shan't have time to frivol’
    • ‘If they had thought the ship was going down, they would not have frivoled as they did about it.’


Mid 19th century back-formation from frivolous.