Mischievous

Mis"chie*vous

(ms"ch*vs), a. Causing mischief; harmful; hurtful; -- now often applied where the evil is done carelessly or in sport; as, a mischievous child. "Most mischievous foul sin." Shak.
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This false, wily, doubling disposition is intolerably mischievous to society.
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Syn. -- Harmful; hurtful; detrimental; noxious; pernicious; destructive.
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-- Mis"chie*vous*ly, adv. -- Mis"chie*vous*ness, n.
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