mischievous definition

  • adjective:
    • Causing mischief.
    • Playful in a naughty or teasing method.
    • Troublesome; irritating: a mischievous prank.
    • Causing harm, damage, or harm: mischievous rumors and falsehoods.
    • Causing mischief; damaging.
    • Troublesome, cheeky, terribly behaved.
    • Causing mischief; harmful; hurtful; -- today often used where the evil is completed carelessly or perhaps in recreation.
    • intentionally causing damage or harm
    • naughtily or annoyingly playful
  • others:
    • yielding or tending to produce mischief or damage; harmful; deleterious; hurtful.
    • partial to mischief; packed with tips; teasing or troublesome: since, a mischievous son.
    • Synonyms Destructive, damaging. See damage.
    • Roguish.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "mischievous"
    • Palmer looked at Ariana, his expression…
    • View More
  • Quotes for "mischievous"
  • Synonym for "mischievous"
  • Phrases for "mischievous"
  • Cross Reference for "mischievous"
  • Equivalent for "mischievous"
  • Form for "mischievous"
  • Same Context for "mischievous"
  • Urban Dictionary for "mischievous"
    • some thing folks shouldn't be-yet they…
    • View More
174 votes

How would you define mischievous?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!