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Noun: prank  prangk
  1. Acting like a clown or buffoon
    - buffoonery, clowning, japery, frivolity, harlequinade
     
  2. A ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
    - antic, joke, trick, caper, put-on, dido [N. Amer]
Verb: prank  prangk
  1. Dress or decorate showily or gaudily
    "Roses were pranking the lawn"
     
  2. Dress up showily
    "He pranked himself out in his best clothes"

Derived forms: pranked, pranking, pranks

Type of: adorn, attire, beautify, craziness, deck out, deck up, decorate, diversion, doll up, dress up, embellish, fancy up, fig out, fig up, folly, foolery, get up, grace, gussy up [N. Amer], indulgence, lunacy, ornament, overdress, prink, recreation, rig out, tog out, tog up, tomfoolery, trick out, trick up

Encyclopedia: Prank