prankish

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adjective prank·ish \ˈpraŋ-kish\

Definition of prankish

  1. 1 :  full of pranks a prankish child

  2. 2 :  having the nature of a prank prankish acts

prankishly

adverb

prankishness

noun

Examples of prankish in a Sentence

  1. told the prankish lad that someone would eventually get hurt if he kept it up

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First Known Use of prankish

1776



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