cheeky monkey

cheeky monkey

A silly, impudent, or mischievous person. Usually said as a mild, playful rebuke. You ate all the cookies, you cheeky monkey!
See also: monkey
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NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM T M elf s ess r, Judge for yourself whether Ricky, as the movie's humourless museum director, is upstaged by a cheeky monkey.
The children's mum Sima Khan told 300 mourners: "Patch was a cheeky monkey and when Gypsy gave you a hug it felt like the world would explode.
A friendly giant, a cheeky monkey, an ocean full of fish and a house heaving with farmyard animals will all be accompanied by gleeful ditties and rousing country songs.
Having pulled dozens of pranks on Arab celebs and Hollywood's darling P aris Hilton last year in "Ramez Wakel Elgaw," the cheeky monkey will set more hearts racing this summer with a new edition of his show called "Ramez Plays with Fire.
Friday, February 5: Cheeky Monkey Comedy Festival at The Dark Horse, Moseley.
Summary: Picture of a cheeky monkey swinging on the tails of his monkey buddies, won Dubai resident Thomas Vijayan, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year- People's Choice Award
Cheeky Monkey offers mix and match prints in a cheerful palette of blues, greens and yellows.
In my formative months I traded Zs with a singing glow worm, a plush IgglePiggle and a Tinkerbell doll before settling on a rather cheeky monkey that has shared my pillow ever since.
Early this year also saw the launch of their new Cheeky Monkey kids range.
According to Jovovich, it was Evans who got into the most trouble on set by being "a cheeky monkey, flirting with all the girls.
Cheeky monkey Arthritis can make both humans and animals feel a little uncomfortable but this monkey at a US zoo seems to be very cantankerous with the affliction, offering a one-fingered salute to passers by.
Then under the heading Cheeky Monkey, the leaflet refers to claims from earlier this year that Sir Albert had been told by council engineers to tidy his back garden - a week after he launched a pounds 1.
Each painting in The Upper Room, 1999-2002 (a name chosen not only because this was the gallery's second floor but because Christ's last meal with his disciples occurred in the upper room of an inn), carries the hieratic image of a vessel-bearing monkey: a rhesus macaque, an animal described in the show catalogue as "loud, active, entertaining, fearsomely intelligent--the consummate cheeky monkey.
Jimmy Quinn, closing rapidly on his previous best score of 73 wins, took his tally for the year to 66 with a 48-1 double on Flowington and Cheeky Monkey, writes Will O'Hanlon.