Synonyms of lark in English:


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1‘I only went along for a lark’


fun, amusement, amusing time, laugh, giggle, joke

escapade, prank, trick, game, jape, skylark, practical joke, stunt

leg-pull, put-on, gag, crack

antics, high jinks, horseplay, fooling about, fooling around, mischief, devilry, roguery, clowning, tomfoolery


British monkey tricks, monkey business

North American didoes

dated sport

2‘I've got this snowboarding lark sussed’


activity, undertaking, thing to do

hobby, pastime, task

business, caper


1‘he's always joking and larking about’


fool about, fool around, play tricks, indulge in horseplay, make mischief, monkey about, monkey around, footle about, footle around, clown about, clown around, have fun, cavort, caper, romp, frolic, skylark

mess about, mess around, play up, act the goat, act the giddy goat

British muck about, muck around, fanny about, fanny around

British vulgar slang bugger about, bugger around, piss about, piss around, arse about, arse around

archaic, humorous disport oneself