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imp

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of imp

  1. 1 an appealingly mischievous person scooped up the little imp and took him to bed Synonyms of imp devil, hellion, scamp, mischief, monkey, rapscallion, rascal, rogue, urchinWords Related to imp cutup, larker, madcap, skylarker; ragamuffin; brat, disrupter, misbehaver, nuisance; juvenile delinquent; gamin, gamineNear Antonyms of imp beast, boor, cad, churl, clown, creep, cretin, cur, heel, joker, louse, lout, skunk, snake, stinkard, stinker; knave, miscreant, reprobate, scalawag (or scallywag), scapegrace, scoundrel, varlet, villain

  2. 2 an evil spirit a story about a crumbling mansion infested with a brood of imps Synonyms of imp cacodemon, devil, fiend, ghost, ghoul, ghoulie, demon, shaitanWords Related to imp hag [archaic], lamia, vampire; incubus, nightmare, succubus; afreet (or afrit), genie, jinni (or jinn also djinni or djinn); apparition, banshee, bogey (also bogie or bogy), bugbear, familiar, familiar spirit, genius, phantasm (also fantasm), phantom, poltergeist, shade, shadow, specter (or spectre), spirit, spook, vision, wraith; brownie, dwarf, elf, faerie (also faery), fairy, fay, gnome, goblin, gremlin, hobgoblin, kobold, leprechaun, pixie (also pixy), puck, sprite, troll; monster, ogreNear Antonyms of imp angel


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