Share this entry

Share this page

monkey business

Synonyms of monkey business in English:

noun

  • informal if they try any monkey business with me they'll soon find out who's in charge
    dishonesty, trickery, misconduct, misdemeanour, chicanery, skulduggery
    British informal monkey tricks, carry-on, carryings-on, jiggery-pokery
    North American informal monkeyshines
  • Definition of monkey business in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day tenebrous
    Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
    adjective
    dark; shadowy or obscure