What does mischievous mean?

Definitions for mischievous
ˈmɪs tʃə vəs; mɪsˈtʃi vi əsmis·chievous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mischievous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. arch, impish, implike, mischievous, pixilated, prankish, puckish, wicked(adj)

    naughtily or annoyingly playful

    "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank"

  2. mischievous(adj)

    deliberately causing harm or damage

    "mischievous rumors and falsehoods"

Wiktionary

  1. mischievous(Adjective)

    Causing mischief; injurious.

  2. mischievous(Adjective)

    Troublesome, cheeky, badly behaved.

    Matthew had a twin brother called Edward, who was always mischievous and badly behaved.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mischievous(adj)

    causing mischief; harmful; hurtful; -- now often applied where the evil is done carelessly or in sport; as, a mischievous child

How to pronounce mischievous?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say mischievous in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mischievous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mischievous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of mischievous in a Sentence

  1. Pamela Anderson:

    I've just signed with Next Modeling agency for commercials and appearances. That is funny. I've never felt pretty enough to be a model, i think I've provoked feelings with how I look. But not as a beauty but as a mischievous little rascal!

  2. Socrates:

    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.

  3. Annette Fuentes:

    This is the environment that has slowly been building for years, we have gone from viewing pushing and shoving in hallways as mischievous to being criminal acts.

  4. Anibal Romero:

    She was a normal kid -- happy and mischievous, like most children, she had many dreams. She was very smart.

  5. Nina Daniele:

    The Femlin’s this spontaneous, spunky, smart, mischievous, tiny little woman who sticks The Femlin in between places, the Femlin’s the life of the party … The Femlin has all of these wonderful characteristics, but The Femlin’s also imperious to society’s beliefs and restrictions. They do n’t apply to The Femlin … Society’s restrictions do n’t apply to any of us at all. We need to show society that women as a whole, we are imperious to those restrictions. That’s what The Femlin stands for. Even though I ’m on the cover, it’s me, but I ’m The Femlin. I am portraying what The Femlin stands for … It’s a homage to The Femlin and how Hugh Hefner in 2017 viewed women in society.

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