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adjective, prank·i·er, prank·i·est. Informal.
  1. inclined to play pranks.
  2. pertaining to or marked by pranks.
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Origin of pranky

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Examples from the Web for pranky

Historical Examples

  • So I make June a sort of pranky, fancy-dress party for my soul.

    The Sick-a-Bed Lady

    Eleanor Hallowell Abbott

  • So he took over to England for presents a cage full of pranky little squirrels.

    True to His Home

    Hezekiah Butterworth