arch, impish, implike, mischievous, pixilated, prankish, puckish, wicked(adj)
naughtily or annoyingly playful
"teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank"
deliberately causing harm or damage
"mischievous rumors and falsehoods"
Causing mischief; injurious.
Troublesome, cheeky, badly behaved.
Matthew had a twin brother called Edward, who was always mischievous and badly behaved.
causing mischief; harmful; hurtful; -- now often applied where the evil is done carelessly or in sport; as, a mischievous child
The numerical value of Mischievous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Mischievous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of Mischievous in a Sentence
God is Love -- I dare say. But what a mischievous devil Love is
I do nothing but go about persuading you all, old and young alike, not to take thought for your persons or your properties, but and chiefly to care about the greatest improvement of the soul. I tell you that virtue is not given by money, but that from virtue comes money and every other good of man, public as well as private. This is my teaching, and if this is the doctrine which corrupts the youth, I am a mischievous person.
I want to very strongly state that this is a false, malicious and mischievous story being spread with the sole intention of destroying my reputation.
pixel, n.: A mischievous, magical spirit associated with screen displays. The computer industry has frequently borrowed from mythology: Witness the sprites in computer graphics, the demons in artificial intelligence, and the trolls in the marketing department.
One of the most rewarding elements of being on 'The Big Bang Theory' has been being approached by younger people who claim they never before had considered a life in the sciences until watching the show. Our goal on 'Big Bang‘ is to make people laugh. These kids are molding our culture, building our future and even curing diseases. 'SciJinks' is a way to celebrate them and hopefully inspire more young people to follow in their footsteps — while having an absurdly good and mischievous time.
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- مؤذ, شريرArabic
- entremaliatCatalan, Valencian
- unartig, ungehorsam, dreist, frechGerman
- travieso, pícaroSpanish
- haitallinen, ilkeä, ilkikurinen, pahankurinen, pahanilkinenFinnish
- méchant, malicieux, canaille, malin, espiègleFrench
- birichino, piantagrane, furbetto, casinista, malizioso, attaccabrigheItalian
- いたずら, やんちゃ, わんぱく, 行儀が悪いJapanese
- venehewiyayî, şûm, ziyander, destmatî, zererder, neqetKurdish
- rawahanga, hanariki, amionga, rawekeMāori
- gemeen, beledigend, stout, kwetsendDutch
- bagunceiro, travesso, sapeca, levadoPortuguese
- obraznic, rău, răutăcios, răuvoitorRomanian
- озорной, непослушный, шаловливыйRussian
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