Synonyms of imp in English:


See definition of imp


1‘imps are thought to sprout from Satan’

demon, little devil, devil, fiend
hobgoblin, goblin, elf, sprite, puck
archaic bugbear
rare cacodemon

2‘the child's a cheeky young imp’

rascal, scamp, monkey, fiend, demon, devil, mischief-maker, troublemaker, prankster, rogue, wretch, brat, urchin, whippersnapper, tearaway
minx, chit
informal monster, horror, mischief, holy terror
British informal perisher
Irish informal spalpeen
Northern English informal tyke, scally
North American informal hellion, varmint
archaic scapegrace, jackanapes, rapscallion, rip