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shenanigans

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃə'nænəgɪns/,

NounEdit

shenanigans (plural only)

  1. Mischievous play, especially by children.
    Billy and Tom are playing noisily upstairs again. They're up to their usual shenanigans.
  2. A deceitful confidence trick, or mischief causing discomfort or annoyance.
    You should learn to spot their shenanigans and avoid being fooled.


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