hijinks hijinks  /ˈhɪ dʒɪŋks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) noisy and mischievous merrymaking

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The hit NBC comedy The Office invites viewers to submit photos of the hijinks in their own workspaces.
  2. At the end of a night of wacky hijinks, the lads do wind up in a sleeping bag, exchanging intimacies with.
  3. The film seems to be more about family than family hijinks like other typical holiday films.

News

  1. Austin Butler Recalls Doing Time With Other 'Bling Ring'

    Anticipation for Sofia Coppola's take on the true story of teens robbing Tinseltown has been at a fever pitch for months now, but did you know the Bling Ring's hijinks have already seen the screen? And on Lifetime, no less? It's true! The same-named TV movie, starring "Carrie Diaries" actor Austin Butler, debuted in 2011, [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MTV

  2. Behold all 12 minutes of Quantic Dream's The Dark Sorcerer E3 tech demo

    Heavy Rain developer Quantic Dream has released a full-length version of its satirical PlayStation 4 tech demo The Dark Sorcerer, first shown at Sony's E3 press event last night. The Dark Sorcerer recasts the old man character featured in a previous Quantic Dream tech demo as a struggling actor with a goblinish/trollish co-star. Hijinks ensue. Shenanigans, even. Behold all 12 minutes of Quantic ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  3. Amanda Bynes: I Only Like Drake Because He’s So Ugly

    Amanda Bynes was back to her head-scratching hijinks on Twitter Monday, again tagging superstar rapper Drake in a tweet which (we think) contained a backhanded compliment . “I only like… READ ON
    on June 11, 2013     Source: RadarOnline.com

Quotes

  1. "There's no place in politics for those kind of hijinks," Romney said.
    on Sep 12, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Dallas Morning News

  2. "It's not just college hijinks anymore," Vallone said. "We live in a whole different environment now. People aren't using fake IDs just to get into bars, they're using them to hijack planes."
    on May 14, 2007 By: Peter Vallone Source: Fordham University

  3. "It's us getting into strange situations, hijinks, we slap the stick occasionally," singer Steven Page said recently.
    on Mar 1, 2005 By: Steven Page Source: MTV.com

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