Associations to the word «Mischievous»


MISCHIEVOUS, adjective. Causing mischief; injurious.
MISCHIEVOUS, adjective. Troublesome, cheeky, badly behaved.

Dictionary definition

MISCHIEVOUS, adjective. Naughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank".
MISCHIEVOUS, adjective. Deliberately causing harm or damage; "mischievous rumors and falsehoods".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope