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English definition of “mischievous”

mischievous

adjective
 
 
/ˈmɪstʃɪvəs/
behaving in a way that is slightly bad but not serious: a mischievous grin a mischievous five-year-oldBad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantRude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire
mischievously adverb
(Definition of mischievous from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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