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Definition of high jinks noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


    high jinks

    (also hijinks) noun
    NAmE//ˈhaɪ dʒɪŋks//
    [plural] (old-fashioned) (informal)
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  1. 1lively and excited behavior synonym fun
  2. 2 We used to get up to all kinds of high jinks at school.
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