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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who is morally reprehensible v. - Use foul or abusive language towards; Subject to laughter or ridicule.

Usage examples (30)
  • "Slegge is what you call a blackguard," cried Singh angrily.
  • He had been called a blackguard, and the word had stung like the cut of a horse-whip.
  • But what's the virtue of reporting, if it stops short of calling a blackguard a blackguard?
  • I am the great-great grandaughter of that "blackguard" William Wallace McKaig. for more
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