mischievous
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mischievous(
mihs
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chih
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vihs
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (playful)
a. travieso
He's a mischievous child. He's always playing tricks on us.Es un niño travieso. Siempre nos está gastando bromas.
What a mischievous smile that boy has!¡Qué sonrisa más traviesa tiene ese niño!
b. pícaro
She gave me a mischievous look out of the corner of her eye.Me echó una mirada pícara de refilón.
2. (malicious)
a. malicioso
The thieves hatched a mischievous plot to hold up the train.Los ladrones tramaron un complot malicioso para atracar el tren.
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mischievous
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (naughty)
a. travieso(a)
2. (malicious)
a. malicioso(a)
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mischievous [ˈmɪstʃɪvəs]
adjective
1 (impish) [+person, smile] pícaro; (naughty) [+child, kitten] travieso
she always was a mischievous child
the mischievous tricks the children used to get up to las travesuras que los niños solían hacer
2 (malicious) [+person, glance, rumour] malicioso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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