knavery

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noun knav·ery \ˈnā-və-rē, ˈnāv-rē\

Definition of knavery

plural

knaveries

  1. 1a :  rascalityb :  a roguish or mischievous act

  2. 2 obsolete :  roguish mischief

Examples of knavery in a Sentence

  1. the sort of frat-boy knaveries that become the stuff of campus legend

  2. suspects some knavery going on in the political campaign

First Known Use of knavery

1528



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