If you've ever sprinted around, jumping up and down, yelling "woo-hoo!," you
already know how to
1500), from Middle French gambader, from gambade (see
The ending -ade apparently was confused with the then more frequently used -
auld, which eventually lost its [d], resulting in
The definition of a
intr.v. gam·boled, gam·bol·ing, gam·bols or gam·bolled or gam·bol·ling. To leap about playfully; frolic. n. A playful skipping or frolicking about.