puckish :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

puckish

puh kish

  • s  naughtily or annoyingly playful

  • A puckish sense of humor is one of their best tools for contending with all the other sharing they must do day in and day out--a sharing of a more profound and intimate nature than .
  • This is ethnic misery reimagined as puckish fantasy and, almost by default, the best film ever made in Palestine.
  • There are also more puckish signs of a zeitgeist shift.
Quotes

  • James Roday in Washington Post
    He is Peter Pan, this puckish dude who's going to try to stay a kid as long as possible,Roday said of his character. "The challenge is, how do you keep an adult who acts like a child interesting and likable?"
  • Ben Brantley in San Diego Union Tribune
    Brantley called him "definitely the real thing. The possessor of a Puckish face and a Buddha belly, Butz also has the ability to switch on at will a vocal and comic power that jolts an audience to attention. 'Scoundrels' most noticeably comes to...

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.