Synonyms of monkey in English:

monkey

noun

verb

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Phrases

make a monkey (out) of

make someone look a foolmake someone look foolishmake a fool ofmake a laughing stock ofridiculederidemake fun ofpoke fun atset someone upplay a trick on

Phrases

monkey about/around

we were just monkeying around upstairs fool about/aroundplay about/aroundclown about/aroundfiddle-faddlefootle about/around informalmess about/aroundhorse about/aroundlark (about/around)screw aroundpuddle about/aroundBritish informalmuck about/aroundfanny about/aroundBritish vulgar slangpiss about/aroundarse about/aroundbugger about/around

monkey with

don't monkey with that lock tamper withfiddle withinterfere withmeddle withtinker withtouch/handle without permissionplay withfool withtrifle with informalmess withdick around withBritish informalmuck about/around with

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simian relating to monkeys
troop collective noun

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