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roughhousing

See definition of roughhousing on Dictionary.com
  • as infooling
  • as inprank
  • as inshenanigan

synonyms for roughhousing

  • bluffing
  • farce
  • frolicking
  • jesting
  • joshing
  • kidding
  • roughhouse
  • sham
  • skylarking
  • spoofing
  • teasing
  • trifling
  • buffoonery
  • clownishness
  • high jinks
  • horseplay
  • making light
  • mockery
  • nonsense
  • pretense
  • rowdiness
  • antic
  • gag
  • high jinks
  • horseplay
  • lark
  • spoof
  • trick
  • caper
  • caprice
  • escapade
  • fancy
  • fooling
  • frolic
  • gambol
  • hotfoot
  • levity
  • lightness
  • play
  • put on
  • rib
  • rollick
  • roughhouse
  • rowdiness
  • shenanigans
  • shine
  • skylarking
  • sport
  • tomfoolery
  • whim
  • monkeyshines

antonyms for roughhousing

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  • seriousness
  • seriousness
  • work
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How to use roughhousing in a sentence

For all Dasinger knew, their blue-eyed lady pilot enjoyed roughhousing with the burly members of her crew.
THE STAR HYACINTHSJAMES H. SCHMITZ
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ROUGHHOUSING

  • bluffing
  • buffoonery
  • clownishness
  • farce
  • frolicking
  • high jinks
  • horseplay
  • jesting
  • joshing
  • kidding
  • making light
  • mockery
  • nonsense
  • pretense
  • roughhouse
  • roughhousing
  • rowdiness
  • sham
  • skylarking
  • spoofing
  • teasing
  • trifling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.