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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A mischievous prank.

Usage examples (13)
  • "I did cut a monkeyshine or two," admitted the young man.
  • When the banks get a whiff of money to be made, or that you are going to give them the old monkeyshine ... whoosh!
  • The adjectives "elfin" and "colossal" seldom keep company together, but this instance marks a grand exception; it is a monkeyshine of unprecedented scale.
  • 'Cause I'm not going along with this monkeyshine about unified. for more
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