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In a mischievous turn, the anti-capitalist rap-metal group Rage Against the Machine was chosen as musical guest.
The beloved author of Madeline, a story about a mischievous Parisian girl, was also quite the rebel.
She’s insistent that her appetite for cities is greater than that for the countryside that surrounds her when she’s home in Wales, but we nevertheless catch her indulging in glimpses of nature being mischievous or gratified.World class: Remembering legendary travel writer Jan Morris|Liza Weisstuch|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
Almost instantaneously, our Ishmael proves herself to be aggressively funny, ruthlessly pithy, low-key poetic and high-def mischievous — all within the space of seven seconds and 14 words.Rico Nasty will show you what mischief sounds like|Chris Richards|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
He dressed sharply, in what I now know to be a preppy style, but most of what one noticed about him were his sparkly, mischievous, and yet kind eyes.Five Scientists on the Heroes Who Changed Their Lives - Issue 93: Forerunners|Alan Lightman, Hope Jahren, Robert Sapolsky,|December 2, 2020|Nautilus
He suppressed a belch and then looked up at her with a mischievous grin.Football Great Bob Suffridge Wanders Through the End Zone of Life|Paul Hemphill|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A mischievous cross between Sunset Boulevard and Adult Swim, BoJack Horseman boasts an exciting cast of supporting characters.'BoJack Horseman': The Debauched Tales of a Drunken, Groupie-Sexing D-List Horse, Hits Netflix|Marlow Stern|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was a biggish lad, with a boyish, slightly mischievous grin, and thoughtfulness and consideration were seamed in his character.
The biggest personality is Little My, utterly self-centred, mischievous, and rancidly funny.
It lands with mischievous accuracy, mottling the crotch of my jeans.Leaky Ceilings, Catcalls, and Uncaged Pythons: 4 Hours on NYC’s Worst Subway|Kevin Zawacki|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even Benny caught the fever of conquering the mischievous water which slipped from their grasp like quicksilver.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
I can take good care of myself; beside, with a mischievous glance into his serious eyes, I really dont know whom to marry.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
I have seen in a single night the most flourishing orange-tree stripped of every leaf by this mischievous creature.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
Of course, I used to get terribly frightened, fearing that the men would attack me for carrying such a mischievous monkey.Kari the Elephant|Dhan Gopal Mukerji
Mischievous wags are a kind of insects which are in everybodys way and plentiful in all countries.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre