high jinks

play
plural noun \ ˈhī-ˌjiŋks \
variants: or less commonly

Definition of high jinks

:boisterous or rambunctious carryings-on :carefree antics or horseplay

Examples of high jinks in a Sentence

  1. despite the team's dismal record, the players have won over many fans with their exuberant high jinks

First Known Use of high jinks

1825


HIGH JINKS Defined for English Language Learners

high jinks

play
noun

Definition of high jinks for English Language Learners

  • : wild or playful behavior


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