prankster

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n prankster someone who plays practical jokes on others
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Usage

In literature:

God the Prankster is keeping me in physical health so I can experience every step of my own degradation.
"Syndrome" by Thomas Hoover
Secretly Penny held an opinion that the housekeeper's inheritance might be the work of a prankster.
"Clue of the Silken Ladder" by Mildred A. Wirt
Is it true that some prankster has been causing trouble in the valley?
"Hoofbeats on the Turnpike" by Mildred A. Wirt
Pranksters could do us so much damage!
"Four and Twenty Beds" by Nancy Vogel
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In news:

A group of pranksters bought the first iPhone5 in the Netherlands and glued it to the ground in one of Amsterdam's busiest squares.
It might be too tempting for pranksters, as well.
Pranksters and spin doctors try to trick news reporters all the time.
Pranksters Litter Highway With Paint Cans, Furniture.
John Lydon (center) and his merry pranksters are back with Public Image Ltd. 's first album in 20 years.
Anti-Fraternity E- mail Message Was Prankster's, Not Chancellor's.
A safety and a prankster.
Pranksters face prison time after classmates, professor sickened.
Twitter Pitbull rocked a crowd at Walmart in the remote town of Kodiak, Alaska yesterday thanks to a Facebook/Twitter prankster named David.
According to Larry Penny, the town's natural resources director, who took a water sample a week ago, it wasn't aliens, ghosts, or a prankster with a pocket full of dye that changed the pond 's color.
It also gives pranksters a completely new venue to do their worst.
Bon Jovi Death Prankster Taking Full Advantage of Newfound Notoriety.
Eric Striffler is one prolific prankster — so much so that, while in high school, administrators started to take notice and eventually started sanctioning his pranks .
Prankster alters student name in Minn. Parents and students upset over prom prank .
Prankster Smashes iPhones in Front of Eager Consumers.
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