Definition of Jackanapes:
Synonyms of Jackanapes:
● Wild one
Opposite/Antonyms of Jackanapes:
Sentence/Example of Jackanapes:
That accomplished, I shall arrest the Dowager and her son and every jackanapes within that castle.
You pestilent young jackanapes, do you suppose I haven't noticed your idleness?
"Lest he take thee for one of his runaway jackanapes," answered the steward, smiling sourly.
In another letter he writes about "a jackanapes who has lately made a noise here, one Boswell, by anecdotes of Dr. Johnson."
No, Mr. Harry Jocelyn, you are not the jackanapes you try to make people think you: you understand me.'
Because a miserable, mad-brained jackanapes has dared to make an attack upon me and upon my child.
I refuse to waste more time arguing with this young jackanapes.
I dont know, but I suspect that young jackanapes back there of having something to do with it, was the reply.
"And by G—d I'll make that young jackanapes look a sight ere I take my hand off him," he retorted savagely.
And I'll stand by and watch it done, and say you deserve it for a couple of mischievous young jackanapes!