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On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to waggishness, such as: antics, friskiness, frolicsomeness, gaiety, impishness, and jauntiness.

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How to use waggishness in a sentence

  • The manliness of this ought to have shamed Tom out of his waggishness, but he was not done with it yet.

    Wheat and Huckleberries | Charlotte Marion (White) Vaile
  • The following incident shows that at least on some occasions a keen spirit of waggishness entered strongly into her self-will.

  • This ducal waggishness gave me time to observe that the sergeant's uneasiness was icy coldness in comparison with his lordship's.

    The Yeoman Adventurer | George W. Gough
  • Beethoven's waggishness was frequently vented on a young friend, Zmeskall, who was court secretary.

    Beethoven | George Alexander Fischer
  • His superiority was apparent, even to casual observers, notwithstanding his merriment and waggishness.

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