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hanky-panky

1. Sexual activity, especially when frowned upon or done in secret. It's an open secret in the office that a lot of hanky-panky goes on in the storage facility.
2. Devious, deceitful, or suspicious activity. Regulators suspected some hanky-panky going on between the governor's office and the retail developers.

hanky-panky

(ˈhæŋkiˈpæŋki)
1. n. funny business; deceitfulness. There’s some hanky-panky going on in the treasurer’s office.
2. n. sexual play; sexual misconduct. (see also mifky-pifky (in the bushes).) There’s some hanky-panky going on in the storeroom.
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My private preview featured a young Asian couple sneaking in for some old-fashioned hanky panky.
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Hence, we have a story line involving the female portion of the student body shedding their bras en masse in protest to one of Lipschultz's ill-advised outbursts, and a teacher Harper calls one of his best firing a gun in a classroom and indulging in some furtive hanky panky with a student.
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Hanky Panky is definitely one to keep in your notebook.
There were some predictable (and predictably funny) jibes about Prezza becoming Lord Prescott, but Hislop's lowest blow - which even drew winces from the studio audience - recalled the former deputy prime minister's extra-marital hanky panky.
Now she's got her eye on Mark Antony for a little hanky panky in return for some trade agreements and he seems happy to improve relationships between the two countries as long as it means they both end up naked.
But I wouldn't want him to think there could be any hanky panky, so how do make that clear without giving offence?
After four years of mutually enjoyable hanky panky, advertising exec Julie (Robin Riker) has decided that Tony should marry her.
The slow build-up to the illicit hanky panky will reach a climax between the sheets in Fair City this week.
The Aidan O'Brien-trained Hanky Panky, a Galileo halfsister to Giant's Causeway, boasts a rating of 95 after some creditable performances last season.