Having retired to his own house, he often played off many a prank.
In earliest youth he had been a merry prank; he was still a prank, but not often merry.
She smiled at him glowingly, thinking she had caught him at a prank.
Whether divine or of what origin I will not have judged by that night's prank of mine.
It might be a prank—or something like that—but it would n't be ...