rascality

noun
ras·​cal·​i·​ty | \ra-ˈska-lə-tē \
plural rascalities

Definition of rascality 

1 : rabble

2a : the character or actions of a rascal : knavery

b : a rascally act

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Examples of rascality in a Sentence

switching the entrance and exits signs in the school parking lot may seem like harmless rascality, if you're not the one involved in an accident

First Known Use of rascality

circa 1577, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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