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On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jackanapes, such as: punk, rascal, little devil, kid, urchin, and whippersnapper.

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How to use jackanapes in a sentence

  • That accomplished, I shall arrest the Dowager and her son and every jackanapes within that castle.

    St. Martin's Summer | Rafael Sabatini
  • You pestilent young jackanapes, do you suppose I haven't noticed your idleness?

    Sinister Street, vol. 1 | Compton Mackenzie
  • "Lest he take thee for one of his runaway jackanapes," answered the steward, smiling sourly.

    The Abbot | Sir Walter Scott

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