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FRISKING

 Dictionary entry overview: What does frisking mean? 

FRISKING (noun)
  The noun FRISKING has 1 sense:

1. the act of searching someone for concealed weapons or illegal drugs

  Familiarity information: FRISKING used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FRISKING (noun)


Sense 1frisking [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of searching someone for concealed weapons or illegal drugs

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

frisk; frisking

Context example:

he gave the suspect a quick frisk

Hypernyms ("frisking" is a kind of...):

hunt; hunting; search (the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "frisking"):

strip search (searching someone for concealed weapons or illegal drugs by having them remove their clothes)


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