What is another word for knockabout?

105 synonyms found


[ nˈɒkɐbˌa͡ʊt], [ nˈɒkɐbˌa‍ʊt], [ n_ˈɒ_k_ɐ_b_ˌaʊ_t]

How to use "Knockabout" in context?

Knockabout is an English word meaning "a playful practical joke". It is most commonly used to describe a prank in which someone unexpectedly and randomly smacks someone else on the head with an object, typically while they are sleeping or unsuspecting. Due to its random and unintentional nature, knockabout pranks are often enjoyed by friends as a way to prank and embarrass one another. knockabout can also be used as an alias for the British comedy duo Ant and Dec.

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