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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who is playfully mischievous v. - Perform hastily and carelessly.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used with object) : to scamp work
  • "Be careful whom you call a scamp!" said Fred, while Rexford again edged off.
  • He's been called a scamp and a loving father, an artistic genius and a purveyor of kitsch.
  • A scamp is a person with a devil may care quality, a charming rogue who exudes positive, charged energy. for more
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