Definition of perisher in English:
A mischievous or awkward person, especially a child: some pushy little perisher
More example sentences
- ‘They may be right little perishers,’ he said, ‘but some are suffering from attention or behavioural disorders.’
- As soon as the little perishers are weaned, walking and talking, we want you back stoking the furnace.
- Finally a bit of childish (bless the little perishers) nonsense to start the weekend.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan