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mischievous
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition naughtily or annoyingly playful

or:

tending to create mischief (minor harm — especially from bad behavior)
  • "Oh, a story about the Black Man," answered Pearl, taking hold of her mother's gown, and looking up, half earnestly, half mischievously, into her face.
    Chapter 16 -- A Forest Walk (42% in)

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