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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a mischievous manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a mischievous manner; with injury, loss, or damage; with evil intention or disposition; in a troublesome or teasing manner; with playful tricks; roguishly: as, this law operates mischievously; they created a scandal mischievously.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a disobedient or naughty way

Etymologies

mischievous +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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