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  Words related to monkey

Related / Similar Words: imp, scamp, rascal, rapscallion, scalawag, scallywag, putter, mess around, potter, tinker, monkey around, muck about, muck around, tamper, fiddle

 

Definition:
  • any of various long-tailed primates (excluding the prosimians);
  • one who is playfully mischievous;
  • do random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly; "The old lady is usually mucking about in her little house";
  • play around with or alter or falsify, usually secretively or dishonestly; "Someone tampered with the documents on my desk"; "The reporter fiddle with the facts";

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    Hyponyms: Old World monkey, catarrhine, New World monkey, platyrrhine, terror, brat, little terror, holy terror, puddle

     

    Derivational Morphology: tamper, fiddle, tinker, tinkerer, fiddler, putterer, potterer, imp, scamp, rascal, rapscallion, scalawag, scallywag

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: majmun   Bosnian: majmun  
    Bulgarian: маймуна   Catalan: mico  
    Croatian: majmun   Danish: abe  
    Dutch: aap   Esperanto: simio  
    Estonian: pärdik   Finnish: apina  
    French: singe   German: Affe  
    Greek: πίθηκος   Hebrew: קוף  
    Hindi: बन्दर   Hungarian: majom  
    Icelandic: api   Indonesian: kera  
    Italian: scimmia   Japanese:  
    Korean: 원숭이   Latin: simia  
    Malay: monyet   Malayalam: കുരങ്ങന്  
    Polish: małpa   Portuguese: macaco  
    Romanian: maimuţă   Russian: обезьяна  
    Slovak: opica   Slovene: opica  
    Spanish: mono   Swahili: tumbili  
    Swedish: apa   Tamil: குறங்கு  
    Telugu: కోతి   Turkish: maymun  
     
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