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A mischievous trick or practical joke.
tr.v. pranked, prank·ing, pranks
To decorate or dress ostentatiously or gaudily: was pranked up in his best suit.
[From Middle English pranken, to show off, perhaps from Middle Dutch pronken (from pronk, show, display) and from Middle Low German prunken (from prank, display).]
a mischievous trick or joke, esp one in which something is done rather than said
[C16: of unknown origin]
1. (tr) to dress or decorate showily or gaudily
2. (intr) to make an ostentatious display
[C16: from Middle Dutch pronken; related to German Prunk splendour, prangen to be in full splendour]
a trick of an amusing, playful, or sometimes malicious nature.
[1520–30; orig. uncertain]
1. to dress or adorn in an ostentatious manner.v.i.
2. to make an ostentatious show or display.
[1540–50; akin to Dutch pronken to show off, strut, pronk show, finery, Middle Low German prank pomp]
Past participle: pranked
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|Noun||1.||prank - acting like a clown or buffoon|
|2.||prank - a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement|
diversion, recreation - an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
dirty trick - an unkind or aggressive trick
practical joke - a prank or trick played on a person (especially one intended to make the victim appear foolish)
|Verb||1.||prank - dress or decorate showily or gaudily; "Roses were pranking the lawn"|
|2.||prank - dress up showily; "He pranked himself out in his best clothes"|
attire, deck out, deck up, dress up, fancy up, fig out, fig up, rig out, tog out, tog up, trick out, trick up, gussy up, overdress, prink, get up - put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive; "She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera"; "The young girls were all fancied up for the party"
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prank[ˈpræŋk] n → farce f
a trick; a practical joke. grappie, foppery حيلَه مُضْحِكَه шега trote žert der Streich nummer; practical joke φάρσα, σκανταλιάtravesura; broma vemp شوخی عملی kepponen farce, tourתעלול शरारत, नटखट obijesna šala, psina csíny gurauan prakkarastrik, hrekkur scherzo いたずら 농담, 못된 장난 išdaiga, pokštas draiskulība; nerātnība usikan poetsskøyerstrek, pusspsota يوه عملى ټوكه partida renghi, farsă выходка, проделка žart potegavščina šala spratt, upptåg, tilltag เล่ห์กระเท่ห์ muziplik, eşek şakası 開玩笑，惡作劇，胡鬧 витівка, вибрик شوخي، مذاق trò chơi khăm 开玩笑，恶作剧，胡闹