Definition of horseplay in English:
Rough, boisterous play.
- There are exceptions to this rule, and even violence intentionally inflicted will not be a criminal offence if it occurs in the course of a lawful activity, such as contact sports, surgical operations, rough horseplay or tattooing.
- Fourthly, why is rough and undisciplined horseplay, where serious injuries may be sustained by victims whose consent must be seriously in doubt, included in the list of exceptions?
- Mr Hedley, of Carr Meadow, says he hopes the incident is not treated as merely high jinks or horseplay.
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