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shavie

noun
Scottish

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a playful or mischievous act intended as a joke
  • some shavie he is alleged to have been involved in while a student at Saint Andrews

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The first known use of shavie was in 1737

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“Shavie.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shavie. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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