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mischievous
used in The Souls of Black Folk

2 uses
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Definition
playfully causing minor trouble; or describing the smile of someone doing so
  • Frightened, she slipped by; and half mischievously he turned and ran after her through the tall pines.
    Chapter 13 (90% in)
  • Beriah Green had a school in Oneida County, New York, with a score of mischievous boys.
    Chapter 12 (18% in)

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