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tricksome

[trik-suh m] /ˈtrɪk səm/
adjective
1.
tricksy (def 1).
2.
tricky (def 1).
Origin of tricksome
1640-1650
1640-50; trick + -some1
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  • A tricksome thing is life, Miss Polly, especially for a andsome female, and no young fellow to be trusted with it.

    Cradock Nowell, Vol. 3 (of 3) Richard Doddridge Blackmore
  • The visitor should beware of the tricksome water-works upon this terrace.

    Walks in Rome Augustus J.C. Hare

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