Origin of mischief
Examples from the Web for mischief
His entry takes the reader through a day of mischief with Bast, the somewhat mysterious creature from the Chronicles series.Inside George R.R. Martin’s New Book (Mild Buzzkill: Only One Story is Martin’s)|William O’Connor|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The move apparently was to make sure none of the invitees was up to any mischief.Up to Speed: All You Need to Know About the Thai Coup|Lennox Samuels|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Most of the time, the mischief is buried deep in the spreadsheets.Powerbroker Richard Ravitch Thinks New York Might Be Doomed|Josh Robin|April 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the mountain, as on the planet, the god of mischief will continue to rule.
Probably the greatest Halloween prank ever took place 75 years ago on Mischief Night.When Mars Attacked 75 Years Ago—And Everyone Believed It|Marc Wortman|October 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We knew some mischief was afoot, and they were so eager on it that we came up unnoticed.The Free Rangers|Joseph A. Altsheler
At that moment, I was heartily sorry for all the mischief I had done.Jewish Children|Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich
Her eyes grew brighter with mischief and laughter—laughter, the greatest magician and doctor emeritus of them all!The Moonlit Way|Robert W. Chambers
Jean gave in and varnished his pelt thoroughly with my "punkie dope," as he called it; but, too late; the mischief was done.Woodcraft and Camping|George Washington Sears (Nessmuk)
Yet the dogs—ay, there was the mischief—and the lurching ne'er-do-weels coming back in such dismal pickle.
British Dictionary definitions for mischief
Word Origin for mischief
Idioms and Phrases with mischief
see make mischief.