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noun [countable] monkey pronunciation in British English /ˈmʌŋki/
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singularmonkey
pluralmonkeys
  1. 1
    an animal with a long tail that climbs trees and uses its hands in the same way that people do
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  2. 2
    informal someone, especially a child who behaves badly but in a funny way rather than in an annoying way

    Ooh, you little monkey! What have you done now?

  3. 3
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