devilment

noun
dev·​il·​ment | \ ˈde-vᵊl-mənt How to pronounce devilment (audio) , -ˌment\

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Ruffians were breaking windows out of sheer devilment. his devilment at school remains the stuff of local legend

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1771, in the meaning defined above

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devilment

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English Language Learners Definition of devilment

chiefly British, formal : behavior that causes trouble : a desire to cause trouble

devilment

noun
dev·​il·​ment | \ ˈde-vəl-mənt How to pronounce devilment (audio) \

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