monkey business definition

  • noun:
    • Slang Silly, mischievous, or deceitful acts or behavior.
    • Wasting time, or work, on some silly task.
    • an action that is considered silly, or stupid, or time-wasting.
    • an action which may be considered illegal, questionable, or a vice, yet not felonious.
    • mischievous or deceitful behavior

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    • That worker is all monkey business.
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