rascally

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lacking principles or scruples; "the rascally rabble"; "the tyranny of a scoundrelly aristocracy" - W
lacking principles or scruples; "the rascally rabble"; "the tyranny of a scoundrelly aristocracy" - W M Thackaray; "the captain was set adrift by his roguish crew"
roguishly, mischievously, like a scoundrel
lacking principles or scruples; "the rascally rabble"; "the tyranny of a scoundrelly aristocracy"
If you describe someone as a rascally person, you mean that they behave badly and are wicked or dishonest. They stumble across a ghost town inhabited by a rascally gold prospector
Like a rascal; trickish or dishonest; base; worthless; often in humorous disparagement, without implication of dishonesty
Like a rascal
playful in an appealingly bold way; "a roguish grin"
Thackaray; "the captain was set adrift by his roguish crew
In the manner of a rascal
- W
rascal
Someone who is naughty; either playfully mischievous or a troublemaker, a dishonest person, a scoundrel

If you have deer in the area, you may have to put a fence around your garden to keep the rascals out.

rascal
low(ly), part of or belonging to the common rabble
rascal
a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel
rascal
Of or pertaining to the common herd or common people; low; mean; base
rascal
If you call a man or child a rascal, you mean that they behave badly and are rude or dishonest. What's that old rascal been telling you?
rascal
A mean, trickish fellow; a base, dishonest person; a rogue; a scoundrel; a trickster
rascal
one who is playfully mischievous
rascal
{i} villain, scoundrel, rogue; mischievous person or animal
rascal
One of the rabble; a low, common sort of person or creature; collectively, the rabble; the common herd; also, a lean, ill-conditioned beast, esp
rascal
a noun, not an adjective
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Originally applied in the chase to a lean, worthless deer, then a collective term for the commonalty, the mob; and popularly to a base fellow Shakespeare says, “Horns! the noblest deer hath them as huge as the rascal” [deer] Palsgrave calls a starveling animal, like the lean kine of Pharaoh, “a rascall refus beest” (1530) The French have racaille (riff-raff) “Come, you thin thing; come, you rascal ”- Shakespeare: 2 Henry IV , v 4 Rascal Counters Pitiful or paltry s d Brutus calls money paltry compared with friendship, etc “When Marcus Brutus grows so covetous, To lock such rascal counters from his friend Be ready, gods, with all your thunderbolts, Dash him to pieces ” Shakespeare Julius Caesar iv 5 Rasher A slice, as a rasher of bacon
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a deer
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