"high jinks" Definition

  1. “ON THE HIGH JINKS,” taking up an arrogant position, assuming an undue superiority. Scott explains this game in _Guy Mannering_. Nowadays HIGH JINKS is often used to mean a jollification.

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Position in the dictionary: 1645 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: high-flier, high-fly, high-flyer, high-lows, high-strikes, highfalutin’, hipped, hitched, hittite, hivite
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