Misconduct and Mischief

Misconduct

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Misconduct noun – Improper or illegal behavior.
Mischief is a synonym for misconduct in misbehaviour topic. In some cases you can use "Mischief" instead a noun "Misconduct", when it comes to topics like rascality, bad or unethical behavior.
Synonyms for Misconduct

Mischief

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Mischief noun – Playful, reckless behavior that is not intended to cause serious harm.
Usage example: the children claimed that setting off a firecracker was harmless mischief, but they got a lecture anyway

Misconduct is a synonym for mischief in trouble topic. You can use "Misconduct" instead a noun "Mischief", if it concerns topics such as naughtiness, rascality.
Synonyms for Mischief

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serious serious misconduct serious mischief
sexual sexual misconduct sexual mischief
criminal criminal misconduct criminal mischief
general general misconduct general mischief
Other adjectives: minor.
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