Synonyms of imp in English:


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See UK English definition of imp

See Spanish definition of diablillo


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
minx, chit
British tearaway
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