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Synonyms for rollicking

Synonyms for rollicking

given to merry frolicking

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merchant' or to get think to He values good defending - he'll be the first to give you a rollocking if you make a daft mistake
"But others need a bit of a rollocking to come out of their shell and get going, so the management know how to keep all of us on our toes."
"Sometimes (an early goal) can hinder us and we can tend to drop off, and the manager gave us a rollocking at half-time as he wanted us to go and get the second and the third," Friend said.
By suggesting his team had fallen below their standards while pointing a finger at the back four was the equivalent of a verbal rollocking from any other manager.
Clark came in at the break and gave us a rollocking. That geed us up for the great start in the second half ." Berwick boss Colin Cameron said: "I'm disappointed not to win."
When he is over his rollocking from Rooney, Blackett might well develop into an accomplished United defender.
JEREMY Clarkson looks like he's expecting more than the usual rollocking.
Okay, it's only a friendly, but this is Ireland's new dawn and surely all the boys in green will be doing their utmost to avoid a half-time rollocking from Roy Keane.
ROLLOCKING Bottom side Dundee are just eight points behind the Buddies with three games remaining and Teale said: "Saturday was a real wake-up call for us.
"Mike Tindall came over and gave me a bit of a rollocking after it.
Why, though, do we need a rollocking to step things up?
A drunk man who drifted out to sea off Barry Island in a rubber ring was 'given a right rollocking' by his wife when he was towed back to shore by lifeguards.
'I can't remember whether Bobby had give us a rollocking, but he left the dressing room pretty quickly,' said Fereday, 41.
That is,give praise when it is due,but wont be scared to serve up a good rollocking,in public if need be.
In fact, Boyf was still harping on at half time about how Henry would give the boys a rollocking and they would be unrecognisable when they come out of the changing rooms.