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Multiple Meanings
mischievous

She flashed a mischievous grin and threw the water balloon.
naughtily or annoyingly playful

or:

tending to create mischief (minor harm — especially from bad behavior)

In law, mischievous references a property crime such as vandalism or graffiti. Very rarely, the word can reference someone or something causing serious damage.
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