Antic and Hoax


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Antic noun – A playful or mischievous act intended as a joke.
Usage example: we'll have no more of your antics, so just settle down

Hoax and antic are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Hoax" instead a noun "Antic".
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Hoax noun – An imitation that is passed off as genuine.
Antic and hoax are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Antic" instead a noun "Hoax".
Nearby Words: hoaxer, hoaxed, hoaxing
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