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  • nounprank
  • nounmischief

synonyms for shenanigan

  • antic
  • escapade
  • gag
  • high jinks
  • horseplay
  • caper
  • caprice
  • fancy
  • frolic
  • gambol
  • hotfoot
  • joke
  • lark
  • levity
  • lightness
  • play
  • put-on
  • rib
  • rowdiness
  • shenanigans
  • shine
  • spoof
  • sport
  • tomfoolery
  • trick
  • whim
  • fooling
  • rollick
  • roughhouse
  • roughhousing
  • skylarking
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antonyms for shenanigan

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  • seriousness
  • work
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How to use shenanigan in a sentence

Then, the shenanigans began thanks to the rules governing the electoral college.
THE ELECTION THAT FORESHADOWED 2020JAMES MORONEJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Marketers say that they expect the typical wheeling and dealing to continue as usual, even if the usual shenanigans of the boondoggle aren’t possible to fully recreate virtually.
MARKETERS, AGENCY EXECS EXPECT DEAL MAKING TO CONTINUE AT CES, DESPITE THE VIRTUAL VENUEKIMEKO MCCOYJANUARY 8, 2021DIGIDAY
It explores the exhilaration of a low buzz, of concocting a ridiculous plan with your friends and then embarking on that plan even though you’re too old for these shenanigans.
I DARE YOU TO NOT BE MOVED BY ANOTHER ROUND, AN EXISTENTIALIST FILM ABOUT DAY DRINKINGALISSA WILKINSONDECEMBER 18, 2020VOX
His various shenanigans could have made people more likely to see unbecoming characteristics in Bill Clinton.
WHY WE JUDGE PEOPLE BASED ON THEIR RELATIVES - FACTS SO ROMANTICDIANA FLEISCHMANNOVEMBER 11, 2020NAUTILUS
None of the social media memes about changed ballots or other shenanigans have stood up in court.
THE ELECTION CAN’T BE ‘STOLEN.’ BUT SOMETHING WORSE IS HAPPENING.JENNIFER RUBINNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I dont like companiestoo much shenanigan about stock and directors and meetings.
THE BOSS OF WIND RIVERDAVID GOODGER (GOODGER@PYTHON.ORG)
I'll darn soon show ye what's the matter with me, you come any o' your shenanigan around here.
BACK HOMEEUGENE WOOD
"We need a good shenanigan," agreed the president unhappily.
ATTENTION SAINT PATRICKWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
He was a bold man who attempted any shenanigan with Mart Haney, and the games of his halls were reported honest.
MONEY MAGICHAMLIN GARLAND
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WORDS RELATED TO SHENANIGAN

  • caper
  • dido
  • frolic
  • joke
  • lark
  • romp
  • shenanigan
  • tomfoolery
  • trick
  • escapade
  • gag
  • gambol
  • high jinks
  • hop
  • hot foot
  • jest
  • joke
  • jump
  • leap
  • mischief
  • practical joke
  • prank
  • put on
  • revel
  • rib
  • rollick
  • shenanigan
  • sport
  • stunt
  • tomfoolery
  • trick
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