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prankish

adjective

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tending to or exhibiting reckless playfulness
  • told the prankish lad that someone would eventually get hurt if he kept it up

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The first known use of prankish was in 1776

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“Prankish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prankish. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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