What does mischievous mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arch, impish, implike, mischievous, pixilated, prankish, puckish, wickedadjective

    naughtily or annoyingly playful

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

  2. mischievousadjective

    deliberately causing harm or damage

    "mischievous rumors and falsehoods"

Wiktionary

  1. mischievousadjective

    Causing mischief; injurious.

  2. mischievousadjective

    Troublesome, cheeky, badly behaved.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mischievousadjective

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

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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. Jeff Meyer:

    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.

  2. Rajkumar Hirani:

    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.

  3. 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.

  4. Abubakr Ali:

    There was this thing that manifested itself in the Muslim community where we had to put on this really toxic smile everywhere we went to let everyone around us know that we aren't a threat, acting is a space where I can allow the rest of myself to exist. I don't always have to be this smiley person. I can be bad, mischievous, I can be angry. It allows the rest of my humanity to thrive, which as a kid I really longed for.

  5. Hassan Rouhani:

    We are prepared for all scenarios and no change will occur in our lives next week, if we can get what we want from a deal without America, then Iran will continue to remain committed to the deal. What Iran wants is our interests to be guaranteed by its non-American signatories ... In that case, getting rid of America's mischievous presence will be fine for Iran.

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