Definition of monkey tricks in English:

monkey tricks

plural noun

British
informal
  • Mischievous behaviour.

    ‘and no monkey tricks!’
    North American term monkeyshines
    • ‘Then all your friends will wonder what monkey tricks you have been up to!’
    • ‘He is making too much noise by making monkey tricks.’
    • ‘I felt often its mysterious stillness watching over me at my monkey tricks, just as it watches you fellows performing on your respective tight ropes.’
    fun, amusement, amusing time, laugh, giggle, joke
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