Synonyms for hanky-panky
- dirty pool
- fooling around
- funny business
- love affair
- monkey business
- sexual activity
- sharp practice
Antonyms for hanky-panky
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HANKY-PANKY
If there was any hanky-panky, I couldn't see how he planned to work it.
Another piece of hanky-panky frequently practised on the stage requires two performers.
I tell you, there's more in that Eastern hanky-panky than meets the eye; beyond that I'll offer no opinion.
If you play any hanky-panky tricks—look here, Da Souza, I'll kill you, sure!
Some hanky-panky with regimental money; every one knows how India plays the devil with a man's sense of right and wrong.
Oh, no, the Bedouins know the English Government won't allow any hanky-panky.
Did he sing anything about somebody's bein' his darlin' hanky-panky and wearin' a number two?
These scientists have worked miracles before which those of the ancient priests and magicians are mere tricks of hanky-panky.
But there must be no hanky-panky, no sharp practice with caddies; every sponge must be put down by one of the players in person.
I'll put up with no hanky-panky work from Mrs. Cummers Portheris, my dear—and well she knows it!'
also hanky panky, 1841, "trickery," British slang, possibly a variant of hoky-poky "deception, fraud," altered from hocus-pocus.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HANKY-PANKY
- bill of goods
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- dirty trick
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- run around
- shady deal
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- snow job