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  • as inmischievous
  • as inchild
  • as intot
  • as inurchin

synonyms for dickens

  • impish
  • malicious
  • naughty
  • playful
  • rude
  • sly
  • arch
  • artful
  • bad
  • bothersome
  • damaging
  • dangerous
  • deleterious
  • destructive
  • detrimental
  • evil
  • exasperating
  • foxy
  • frolicsome
  • harmful
  • hazardous
  • holy terror
  • hurtful
  • ill
  • ill-behaved
  • injurious
  • insidious
  • irksome
  • malignant
  • misbehaving
  • nocuous
  • perilous
  • pernicious
  • precarious
  • puckish
  • rascal
  • rascally
  • risky
  • sinful
  • spiteful
  • sportive
  • teasing
  • tricky
  • troublesome
  • vexatious
  • vexing
  • vicious
  • wayward
See also synonyms for: dickenses
  • juvenile
  • kid
  • minor
  • offspring
  • youngster
  • youth
  • babe
  • bairn
  • bambino
  • brat
  • chick
  • cub
  • imp
  • innocent
  • lamb
  • moppet
  • nestling
  • nipper
  • shaver
  • sprout
  • squirt
  • stripling
  • suckling
  • tadpole
  • teen
  • tot
  • tyke
  • urchin
  • anklebiter
  • kiddie
  • pubescent
  • small fry
  • young one

antonyms for dickens

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  • good
  • kind
  • nice
  • obedient
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    How to use dickens in a sentence

    A clever nod to Dickens, the novel is more than just a female “Christmas Carol,” says Smith.
    MEET THE HUSBANDS AND CREATIVE PARTNERS BEHIND ‘CHRISTMAS ANGEL’PATRICK FOLLIARDDECEMBER 4, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
    While Moore, 60, was long viewed as a front-runner in multiple polls, Dickens, 47, began to gain momentum in the final days of a race in which many voters were undecided until close to the very end.
    ANDRE DICKENS, FELICIA A. MOORE ADVANCE TO RUNOFF FOR ATLANTA MAYOREUGENE SCOTTNOVEMBER 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    In 1843, when Dickens published A Christmas Carol, Christmas was often treated as just another day, with few people even getting time off work — that’s why Bob Cratchit asks if he can have the day off.
    A CHRISTMAS CAROL, EXPLAINED BY A 5-YEAR-OLDEMILY VANDERWERFFDECEMBER 24, 2020VOX
    Mead’s performance of the Dickens play has been presented at the Dickens Festival in England and at arts centers, schools, churches, and private events around the world.
    STEPHEN MEAD BRINGS DICKENS’ ‘A CHRISTMAS CAROL’ TO LIFEPARKER PURIFOYDECEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
    I study your language in your Dickens, in your Thackeray; at last I attain proficiency.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    I never now see our young people, or their elders either, affected by an author as we were then by the power of Dickens.
    FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
    She had expected to cry herself to sleep; instead she read Dickens with Mr. Hammerton until the new year was upon them.
    TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
    One will not fully appreciate Chigwell and its inn unless he has read Dickens' story.
    BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
    The bar-room, no doubt, is still much the same as on the stormy night which Dickens chose for the opening of his story.
    BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
    And so here they stayed the night, much to their advantage, in a manner familiar to the readers of Dickens.
    THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
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