Definition of rollicking:
- of Rollic
Ward was at that time in failing health, and, according to his secretary and manager Mr. Kingston, two or three of the papers produced in accordance with the understanding that was entered into were written with painful effort- the reason, no doubt, why so little of his usually rollicking humour is to be found in them.- "The History of "Punch"", M. H. Spielmann.
It was in jig time, rollicking and boisterous, but the words had evidently been improvised for the occasion, as they clashed immediately with those which sprang to the minds of the outfit, although they could not be clearly distinguished.- "Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20", Clarence Edward Mulford.
- "For the Sake of the School", Angela Brazil.