As he loosens up, his voice doesn't get much louder, but displays a ferocious intelligence and barbed wit that are rendered all the more puckish by his understated, boyish delivery.
‘History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce,’ a puckish German wit once quipped.
Perhaps it's the nature of his face - it's built to look older than it is, when it's really just odd - puckish , unlovely, something youth never really touched.
His publicity pictures show a perky looking man - puckish perhaps - with a cheery grin of white teeth and lightly raised eyebrows like cedillas.
I thought she displayed a grace and charm in that speech as well as a puckish sense of humor that would make her a very appealing witness before the Judiciary Committee.
She was becoming more and more puckish , until I called her on it and told her that I realized I was being set-up.
Her material is good, but her puckish delivery even better.
He's tanned, there's a puckish glint in his eye and his Coventry accent is proudly unblunted by his years in academia.
Clark's puckish grin and chiselled cheekbones finally creep into view.
It remains an issue worth both puckish and serious consideration.