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shenanigan

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1 usually shenanigans plural playful, reckless behavior that is not intended to cause serious harm
  • students engaging in youthful shenanigans on the last day of school

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3 a clever often underhanded means to achieve an end
  • the street-corner huckster of pirated DVDs had all sorts of shenanigans to keep the cops off of his tail

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The first known use of shenanigan was in 1854

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“Shenanigan.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shenanigan. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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