Definition of deviltry in English:

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deviltry

Pronunciation: /ˈdɛv(ə)ltri/

noun

Archaic variant of devilry.
Example sentences
  • While I was shopping for them I thought I'd play double safe and pick up a bottle of omega 3 fish oil, just for the deviltry of it.
  • So what does Mama think about the deviltry her boys are accused of having gotten into?
  • They are waiting for the long dark nights - it gives them more time for their deviltry.

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