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knavish

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  1. tending to or exhibiting reckless playfulness a knavish bunch of urchins racing pell-mell through the marketplace Synonyms of knavish arch, devilish, elvish, espiègle, impish, mischievous, leprechaunish, pixie (also pixy), pixieish, prankish, puckish, rascally, roguish, scampish, sly, tricksy, waggish, wickedWords Related to knavish antic, coltish, coy, frisky, frolicsome, kittenish, playful, sportful, sportive; gay, happy, lighthearted, whimsical; energetic, lively, spirited, sprightly; artful, crafty, cunning, trickish, tricky, wily; misbehaving, naughty, troublemaking; pestering, riling, teasingNear Antonyms of knavish grave, grim, sedate, sober, solemn, staid, stern


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