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[hahy-jingks] /ˈhaɪˌdʒɪŋks/
noun, (used with a plural verb) Unabridged
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Examples for hijinks
  • They are much more interested in hijinks and good times.
  • But amusing hijinks and camp humor were only half the show.
  • We had a terrific time remembering some of our past hijinks.
  • He was summoned at the start of the sixth inning, and hijinks soon ensued, as this video shows.
  • His hijinks were such a gas, and his robust personality kept me in awe.
British Dictionary definitions for hijinks

high jinks

lively enjoyment
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