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low jinks

noun

merrymaking or horseplay that is less than tasteful

Word Origin

a play on the term 'high jinks'

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  • The knee swelled and for two days low jinks had to keep her leg on a chair.

    If Winter Comes A.S.M. Hutchinson
  • low jinks removed her mistress's cover and Mr. Boom Bagshaw pushed aside a flower vase to obtain a view.

    If Winter Comes A.S.M. Hutchinson
  • It greatly annoyed Mabel to see low jinks sitting in the kitchen with her leg "stuck out on a chair."

    If Winter Comes A.S.M. Hutchinson
  • That was your idea, making low jinks come out and meet me every evening as if the old bike was a foam-flecked steed.

    If Winter Comes A.S.M. Hutchinson

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