Synonyms of monkey business in English:

monkey business

See definition of monkey business


1‘if they try any monkey business with me they'll soon find out who's in charge’


mischief, misbehaviour, mischievousness, devilry, devilment, rascality, tomfoolery

dishonesty, trickery, misconduct, misdemeanour, chicanery, skulduggery

shenanigans, funny business, hanky-panky, goings-on

British monkey tricks, carry-on, carryings-on, jiggery-pokery

North American monkeyshines