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pixie

adjective
variants: also

pixy

Synonyms and Antonyms of pixie

  1. tending to or exhibiting reckless playfulness resorted to some pixie high jinks to liven up the office party Synonyms arch, devilish, elvish, espiègle, impish, knavish, leprechaunish, mischievous (also pixy), pixieish, prankish, puckish, rascally, roguish, scampish, sly, tricksy, waggish, wickedRelated Words 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 grave, grim, sedate, sober, solemn, staid, stern


pixie

noun
variants: also

pixy

Synonyms and Antonyms of pixie

  1. an imaginary being usually having a small human form and magical powers leave a dish of milk and some bread out for the pixies Synonyms brownie, dwarf, elf, faerie (also faery), fay, gnome, goblin, gremlin, hobgoblin, kobold, leprechaun, fairy (also pixy), puck, sprite, trollRelated Words little people; kelpie, nixie; changeling; imp; banshee, ghoul, hag, ogre



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