Thesaurus / mischief


If there was a side of a power conference bracket designed for bid-thieving mischief entering the week, it was the top half of the Big East tournament because of top-seeded Villanova’s short-handedness.NCAA TOURNAMENT BRACKETOLOGY: POTENTIAL BID SNATCHERS TO WATCH ON FRIDAYPATRICK STEVENSMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You’ll walk away with a deeper understanding of both the science itself and how science gets done — including plenty of mischief.THE FIERCE SCIENTIFIC RIVALRY OVER A POWERFUL GENE-EDITING TECHNOLOGYSAM KEANMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I don’t care how good a kid you are, if you have so much time on your hands, you’re going to find mischief.THE LOST YEAR: WHAT THE PANDEMIC COST TEENAGERSBY ALEC MACGILLIS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY CELESTE SLOMANMARCH 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
Her album is titled “Nightmare Vacation” and it’s mischief music all the way, with the Prince George’s County native rhyming in saccharine shouts and rainbow snarls.RICO NASTY WILL SHOW YOU WHAT MISCHIEF SOUNDS LIKECHRIS RICHARDSDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A beautiful creature unfolded itself and emerged like a cartoon caricature of mischief and intelligence.HOW TO HUNT FOR STAR-NOSED MOLES (AND THEIR HOLES)KENNETH CATANIASEPTEMBER 15, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
That woman meant mischief, or she would never have dared to suggest that a British officer should throw in his lot with hers.THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Lucy Warrender, ever ready for mischief, feigned an intense interest in racing matters, but failed to draw Lord Hetton.THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Its vitals were going—were gone, before the smallest indications of mischief appeared upon the surface.BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
The cock springs out of its seat when water gets into the cylinder, and prevents any mischief from the velocity of the fly-wheel.LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Shall the throne of iniquity have fellowship with thee, which frameth mischief by a law?THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM


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