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Synonyms for prank
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  1. prank

    Synonyms:
    caper, antic, capricious, action, frolic, trick, gambol, escapade, freak

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  1. buffoonery, clowning, japery, frivolity, harlequinade, pranknoun

    acting like a clown or buffoon

    Synonyms:
    funniness, joke, trick, comedy, caper, drollery, bagatelle, buffoonery, put-on, frippery, antic, fluff, frivolity, harlequinade, frivolousness, japery, clowning

  2. antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-onverb

    a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement

    Synonyms:
    pasquinade, put-on, thaumaturgy, gag, john, sendup, deception, legerdemain, magic trick, parody, job, jest, capriole, fraud, whoremaster, clowning, takeoff, caper, mockery, humbug, charade, frivolity, jape, jocularity, play, joke, buffoonery, romp, fraudulence, fast one, dupery, trick, illusion, magic, lampoon, harlequinade, antic, hoax, travesty, whoremonger, laugh, gambol, frolic, burlesque, spoof, conjuring trick, japery, conjuration

  3. prankverb

    dress or decorate showily or gaudily

    "Roses were pranking the lawn"

  4. prankverb

    dress up showily

    "He pranked himself out in his best clothes"

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  1. pranknoun

    Synonyms:
    caper, antic, trick, gambol, freak, vagary

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  1. pranknoun

    Synonyms:
    trick, antic, frolic, caper

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  1. List of paraphrases for "prank":

    joke, farce, hoax, stuffing, hazing, kidding, giggle

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#4480fraud
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#7167trick
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#12429gag
#13078illusion
#14981kidding
#15524deception
#18520parody
#18916stuffing
#22497hoax
#27783spoof
#28571jest
#29414prank
#29630fluff
#31534giggle
#31654farce
#33962takeoff
#37211romp
#40207caper
#40443mockery
#44008lampoon
#45715capricious
#47210burlesque
#47257charade
#50882humbug
#52681hazing
#54297frolic
#56153travesty
#64564escapade
#77180clowning
#79626antic
#94857frivolity
#111042bagatelle
#115961conjuration
#162714legerdemain
#169267buffoonery
#172788gambol
#201381jape
#233386jocularity
#273287drollery
#314702capriole
#323539fraudulence

How to use prank in a sentence?

  1. Mac Donnell:

    First thing, you think it's a prank, that someone wrote Sam Clemens, but when I saw it, I knew it was the real McCoy.

  2. Joe Fasula:

    Today was a very challenging day, while there is little doubt this woman was doing it as a very twisted prank, we will not take any chances with the health and well-being of our customers.

  3. Kim Gang-lip:

    I don't think of this as an April Fool's prank...I wanted to tell you that protecting yourself is protecting the precious people around you.

  4. Ray Kapaun:

    I almost started thinking it was a prank to begin with, i would have been less surprised if somebody called and said,' Hey, he's going to be a saint.'.

  5. Wan Shaharuddin:

    If it was a prank, why did you smear not only on his face or on his eyelids, but also in the eye itself?


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