romp around

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romp around

1. noun A period or instance of lively, merry, or frolicsome play. Can be followed by a specific thing or place around which one is playing. We took the kids to the park so they could have a romp around after lunch. Why don't you throw on your rain boots and go have a romp around the muddy puddles in the field across the street?
2. verb A play or run around in a lively, merry, or frolicsome manner. Can be followed by a specific thing or place around which one is playing. Why don't we have a picnic out at the park? The kids will have plenty of room to romp around so we can eat our food in peace. Tommy and his friend have been romping around the house all day because of the rain.
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romp around

to run and bounce around playfully. The horses were in the meadow, romping around in the crisp autumn air. The children need to get out and romp around.
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Johnston, known as Beef, romped around The Renaissance in 62 shots to grab the clubhouse lead before overnight pace-setter Bernd Wiesberger had even teed off.
LAST week on this page we romped around the country, stopping off at many of our wonderful national treasures - gardens which make the most of changing seasons and burst with autumn colour.
Last week on these pages we romped around the country, stopping off at many of our wonderful national treasures - gardens which make the most of changing seasons and burst with autumn colour.
Just last month Fleetwood romped around Shinnecock Hills in another 63 to card the lowest ever US Open round.
Puppy owners had the chance to meet the professionally trained Dog City staff and check out the state-of-the-art facilities, while their furry friends romped around in the indoor play area.
Kirklees Council has pledged to look into what went wrong when Labradors Chester and Monty romped around on the famous landmark.
The entire production was spoken in prose and rhyme and had us all in stitches as the antics of the hapless Stick Man and his would- be-users romped around the albeit small space.
According to the New York model, the former boxer romped around in women's underwear and went crazy with cocaine and sex toys, intimidating her and her friend when they tried to leave.
The atmosphere was set immediately with a radiant Summertime from Pretty Yende as Clara, while in the background the chorus romped around as lively as ever, singing as idiomatically as you could imagine.
The lead actors romped around the stage in near nudity in front of an audience no further then a few feet from the stage.
In Michaelangelo Antonioni's "BlowUp," two female teenyboppers romped around for 15 seconds, wearing only their earrings.
Cornelius Horan, known as Neil, took off a pair of green Y-fronts and romped around naked in front of a parishioner and her seven-old-daughter, the Old Bailey was told.
Pierrot Lunaire, the child-like dreamer, was exceptionally well danced by O'Brien, who swung on the bars with an infantile rocking motion and romped around the stage, before his curiosity made him easy prey for the darker elements of life.
The Southport star romped around Erin Hills in 67 blows to join a clutch of contenders to make a rapid start.
The Southport star romped around Erin Hills in 67 blows to lie just two behind pace-setter Rickie Fowler.