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English definition of “make mischief”

make mischief

old-fashioned
to say something that causes other people to be upset or annoyed with each other: My children often try to make mischief between me and my new husband.Causing feelings of anger and displeasure
(Definition of make mischief from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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