nounNorth American • informal
- Mischievous behavior.More example sentences
- As its stands now, there's too much monkeyshines, and not enough pure monkey enjoyment to even care.
- It seems they are permanently angry at each other for having extramarital monkeyshines.
- Onto this stage is rolled a triangular cage for the important prison scenes, the widely spaced bars forming a jungle gym for the captives to perform their monkeyshines on.
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