OTHER WORDS FROM impishimp·ish·ly, adverbimp·ish·ness, noun
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She appeared at his side, impish smile in place, dutiful, fragrantly rather than ferociously sexy, and—frustratingly—an adjunct.How Can Katie Holmes Escape Tom Cruise—and ‘Dawson’s Creek’?|Tim Teeman|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
New York magazine art critic Jerry Saltz described it as “fabulously complex, sexual, asexual, mysterious, powerful, impish.”The Tilda Swinton Weirdness Quiz: All About the MoMA-Napping Actress|Melissa Leon|March 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Posner may be impish, but the flawed amendment language is a prime villain in the gun debate.
Sasha, now 11 years old, was no longer the impish child but a preteen with a sense of age-appropriate glamour.Election Night 2012: Fashion of Jubilation And Mourning|Robin Givhan|November 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The pastry chef, Matteo, was positively impish in his delight.
He was a dark impish looking fellow, as lean as Cassius and as crafty and envious as Iago.
A caricature grotesque and impish, and yet one that no human being could mistake—a caricature by the hand of a master!Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
An impish thought danced before her for a second—“Fine talk, but you know you love to be loved.”The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
He approved of Parpon, and never lost a chance of sharpening his humour on the dwarf's impish whetstone of a tongue.When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete|Gilbert Parker
He always returned empty-handed, and Nannie watched with an impish smile from an upper window.The Gentle Art of Cooking Wives|Elizabeth Strong Worthington