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mischievous
used in The Lightning Thief

2 uses
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Definition
naughtily or annoyingly playful

or:

tending to create mischief (minor harm — especially from bad behavior)
  • For the first time, I noticed that a lot of the campers had similar features: sharp noses, upturned eyebrows, mischievous smiles.
    Chapter 7 (52% in)
  • His eyes had that mischievous glint they sometimes got in class when he pulled a pop quiz and made all the multiple choice answers B. "Ah, good, Percy," he said.
    Chapter 5 (34% in)

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