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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Naughtily or annoyingly playful.

Usage examples (36)
  • Teasing and worrying with impish laughter
  • What we have called the impish daring and resource of Cochrane is shown in this strange fight.
  • Hassett, an intelligent man and under-stated captain, used to be dubbed impish, and it fitted him.
  • This trick invested his handsome face with a kind of impish fastidiousness. for more
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