devilment definition

  • noun:
    • Devilish behavior; mischief.
    • devilish action or conduct; mischief.
    • Deviltry.
    • Deviltry; trickery; roguishness; mischief: often utilized in a ludicrous good sense without necessarily implying malice: as, he did it off even more devilment.
    • reckless or malicious behavior that creates disquiet or annoyance in other individuals
    • Devilish behavior; mischief.
    • devilish activity or conduct; mischief.
    • Deviltry.
    • Deviltry; trickery; roguishness; mischief: frequently used in a ludicrous sense without necessarily implying malice: as, he made it happen away from even more devilment.
    • careless or malicious behavior that triggers vexation or irritation in others

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