mischievous vs mischievious

mischievous mischievious


  • 1) Causing mischief; injurious.
  • 2) Troublesome, cheeky, badly behaved.
  • 3) Causing harm, injury, or damage.
  • 4) Playful in a naughty or teasing way.
  • 5) Causing mischief.
  • 6) Troublesome; irritating.
  • 7) Causing mischief; harmful; hurtful; -- now often applied where the evil is done carelessly or in sport.
  • 8) deliberately causing harm or damage


  • 1) They seemed to have not malicious but mischievous intent.
  • 2) It was done in the sense of mischievous good humour.
  • 3) This time his mischievous side has taken him down a more unacceptable road.
  • 4) That he announced this with a mischievous grin can be interpreted as you choose.
  • 5) His skeletal appearance belies a mischievous sense of humour.
  • 6) He will walk under a ladder with a mischievous grin.
  • 7) He had a mischievous sense of humour.
  • 8) He just grins like a mischievous schoolboy.
  • 9) Behind the ambition was a mischievous sense of humour.
  • 10) Then quite abruptly, she stands up and beams a broad mischievous smile.
  • 11) He pauses, then smiles like a mischievous schoolboy again.
  • 12) She glided along gracefully enough, her dark eyes still with a mischievous smile in them as she observed the company.
  • 13) We sit in the autumn sunshine completing the Proust questionnaire which seems to bring his mischievous side out from behind his establishment façade.
  • 14) The side I enjoyed most was the mischievous side.
  • 15) The mischievous glint has returned to the eye of Freddie Burns.
  • 16) That it's mischievous, not malicious.
  • 17) ‘I can be playful, mischievous, or silly depending on how you look at things.’
  • 18) ‘He phoned a pal who told him to try to ease the mischievous kitten from under the machine using cooking oil.’
  • 19) ‘This politician is charming and likeable but carries the air of a bit of a mischievous rogue.’
  • 20) ‘Barry grins back, a natural expression that makes him look mischievous.’
  • 21) ‘Kyle looked a bit upset but Jonathan just got a mischievous look on his face.’
  • 22) ‘A council has waged war on mischievous Halloween youngsters by banning children from buying eggs, it emerged today.’
  • 23) ‘I could see that same mischievous glint in his eyes which was once a part of his personality.’
  • 24) ‘His dark brown eyes had the same mischievous glint.’
  • 25) ‘The two boys looked at each other, and a little mischievous grin developed between them.’
  • 26) ‘Byron was shoved out of the way rather forcefully by two identical twins with very mischievous grins.’
  • 27) ‘He gave her a little mischievous smile and returned his attention back to the teacher.’
  • 28) ‘I turned back to Chase and gave him a little mischievous smile.’
  • 29) ‘Sam shook his head, and a slightly mischievous smile appeared on his face.’
  • 30) ‘She smiled at the mussed blonde hair and the cute, slightly mischievous look on Adrian's face.’
  • 31) ‘She almost believed him until she saw the mischievous gleam in his brown eyes.’
  • 32) ‘Me, I love my nephew to death, but I think he needs to be a bit more mischievous.’
  • 33) ‘You never saw two siblings that were more mischievous.’
  • 34) ‘His mother keeps a careful eye on the youngster to stop him being mischievous.’
  • 35) ‘I am not being mischievous, but just stating the facts as I see them.’
  • 36) ‘Sure he was a bit mischievous, but so was she.’
  • 37) ‘He gave a mischievous response when asked if he will continue to speak his mind if he feels circumstances demand that.’
  • 38) ‘This practice of profiling is mischievous and harmful to a tolerant and developing society.’
  • 39) ‘At some point, the paper will do something mischievous that prompts questions to be asked of its management.’
  • 40) ‘Can anyone direct us to where these mischievous articles have appeared?’
  • 41) ‘He simply cannot understand how reasonable people allow such a mischievous system to endure.’
  • 42) ‘He is always doing something mischievous and looks guilty at all times.’

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