Something that is advertised as having something of value, when it actually doesn't. The act of misleading. Is usually called.
That site didn't have those videos! I call shananigans!
by mrespman September 05, 2006
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Another word for pranks or jokes. When people are messing around and tricking people, it is often referred to as a shananigan.
Our shananigans are fun and original while theirs are cheezy and lame.
by Adam Vieira December 05, 2005
that restaurant with all that goofy shit on the walls and mozerella sticks in vermont that a certain officer (farva) enjoys
Captain O'Hagan: I swear to God I'm going to pistol whip the next guy who says, " shananigans."
Mac: Hey Farva what's the name of that restaurant you like with all the goofy shit on the walls and the mozzarella sticks?
Farva: You mean shananigans?
as they hand the Captain their pistols
by Nick Bernal September 27, 2006
a pointless joke played on someone
The shananigan is on you.
by CHILIZZZNUM1 June 05, 2006
Loud, drunken, rough sex
Girl: "When is your mom going to bed? We've been doing highlights with her for HOURS!"
Boy: "I Know! MOM when are you going to bed?!"
by bookwormgirl380 October 14, 2010
The next step after kanoodling. All sexual activity with the exception of actual intercourse. Includes above and below waist activity such as all oral pleasuring. Sometimes shananigans are necessary in order to get to the finagling stage.
After a lovely evening of kanoodling in front of the fire, we had crazy shananigans but refrained from f*cking.
by aimaranas April 29, 2005
2 humans mixed with a chimpanzee..
whats with the shananigans..
by jimmy 2shoes June 12, 2007
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