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Synonyms for prank
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buffoonery, clowning, japery, frivolity, harlequinade, prank(noun)

    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-on(verb)

    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. prank(verb)

    dress or decorate showily or gaudily

    "Roses were pranking the lawn"

  4. prank(verb)

    dress up showily

    "He pranked himself out in his best clothes"

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prank

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prank(n.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. prank(n)

    Synonyms:
    trick, antic, frolic, caper

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

How to pronounce prank?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say prank in sign language?

  1. prank

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