Part of speech:
The definition of mischievous is someone or something that causes harm or likes to play and annoy with tricks.
Not obedient; refusing or failing to obey; insubordinate; refractory
Deviating from what is desired, expected, or required, especially in being disobedient or in gratifying one's own inclinations:
Naughty in a playful way; mischievous
Misbehaving, often in a troublesome way
Incapable of being governed, restrained, or controlled.
Extremely vexatious or difficult
The definition of unruly is someone or something that is out of control or hard to manage.
Not in accordance with the truth, fact, or rule; wrong; incorrect
Difficult to manage or deal with:
Not easily controlled; stubbornly willful; contrary
Based on strong likelihood or firm conviction, rather than on the actual evidence:
(Obs.) Awkward; clumsy
Commonly encountered, experienced, or observed:
Of or associated with the great masses of people; common.
Reasonably good; adequate
Slightly at odds with established standards of propriety; somewhat improper, offensive, or coarse:
Not appropriate or suited to one's appearance, status, character, etc.; unattractive, indecorous, etc.
Not suited to the circumstances; inappropriate:
Of, relating to, or done in preparation for the future:
Lacking propriety or decorum.
A standard of comparison for checking or verifying the results of an experiment. In an experiment to test the effectiveness of a new drug, for example, one group of subjects (the control group) receives an inactive substance or placebo , while a comparison group receives the drug being tested.
Contrary to what is right or good; wicked or depraved:
The definition of clean is not dirty, or sober, or off of drugs, or morally pure.
Showing an unyielding spirit; plucky:
(Law) Offensive to good morals and public decency.
Not in conformity with the accepted standards of proper sexual behavior, specif., unchaste or lewd
Obeying or willing to obey; submissive
Free from anything that taints, impairs, infects, etc.; clear
Characterized by or indicating future misfortune; ominous:
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