Synonyms of mischief in English:

mischief


See definition of mischief

noun

1‘the boys are always getting up to mischief’

SYNONYMS

naughtiness, badness, bad behaviour, misbehaviour, mischievousness, misconduct, misdemeanour, perversity, disobedience, pranks, tricks, larks, capers, nonsense, roguery, devilry, funny business

diablerie

informal monkey tricks, monkey business, shenanigans, goings-on, hanky-panky

British informal carry-on, carryings-on, jiggery-pokery

archaic deviltry

ANTONYMS

good behaviour

2‘he could see mischief in her eyes’

SYNONYMS

impishness, roguishness, devilment

rare rascality

ANTONYMS

solemnity

3‘be careful, or you'll do yourself a mischief’

SYNONYMS

harm, hurt, an injury

impairment, damage, detriment, ill, trouble