Definition of 'mischief'
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Yet that allowed much scope for mischief. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She wanted to explain how much mischief might be done by such reports. Wives and Daughters (1864)This is an attempt to cause mischief. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Instead he continues to stir things up and cause mischief. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some will try to make political mischief out of this but that would be wrong and not in the national interest. The Sun (2011)When have you caused most mischief? The Sun (2010)Meanwhile, he is busy making mischief again. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That is another plus, because teams need guys to make mischief. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Four hundred were Conservatives out to cause mischief. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I think that some people are just trying to make mischief, but my intentions are clear. Times, Sunday Times (2008)On stage there's no missing the humour, mischief and joie de vivre which sometimes seem to be muffled in the studio. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They're full of humour, mischief and antics that bring an air of comedy to the show in a way no other soap does. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'mischief'
British English: mischief /ˈmɪstʃɪf/ NOUN
Mischief is playing harmless tricks on people or doing things you are not supposed to do.
He was always up to mischief.
- American English: mischief
- Arabic: شَيْطَنَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: travessura
- Chinese: 恶作剧
- Croatian: nepodopština
- Czech: uličnictví
- Danish: spilopper
- Dutch: streken bakken
- European Spanish: travesura daños
- Finnish: kujeilu
- French: espièglerie
- German: Unfug
- Greek: σκανταλιά
- Italian: birichinata
- Japanese: いたずら
- Korean: 장난기
- Norwegian: rampestreker
- Polish: psota
- European Portuguese: travessura
- Romanian: neastâmpărat
- Russian: озорство
- Spanish: travesura
- Swedish: rackartyg
- Thai: การก่อกวน
- Turkish: yaramazlık
- Ukrainian: витівка
- Vietnamese: trò tinh quái
Definition of mischief from the Collins English Dictionary
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