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puckish

play
adjective puck·ish \ˈpə-kish\

Simple Definition of puckish

  • : having or showing a desire to cause trouble in a playful or harmless way

Full Definition of puckish

puck·ish·ly adverb
puck·ish·ness noun

Examples of puckish

  1. He had a puckish smile on his face.

  2. <he takes a puckish delight in teasing her about her love life, or lack thereof>



Origin of puckish

1puck


First Known Use: 1874


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