Gambol is defined as to jump and skip about playfully.(verb)
An example of gambol is to lightly hop down the block.
The definition of a gambol is a playful jump or skip.(noun)
An example of a gambol is a light-hearted hop up a step.
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intransitive verb gam·boled or gam·bolled, gam·bol·ing or gam·bol·ling, gam·bols
Origin: Alteration of French gambade, horse's jump
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , perhaps from Old Italian gambata
Origin: , from gamba, leg
Origin: , from Late Latin, hoof
Origin: , perhaps from Greek kampē, bend.
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