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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who is playfully mischievous; A deceitful and unreliable scoundrel; A white Southerner who supported Reconstruction policies after the American Civil War (usually for self-interest).

Usage examples (33)
  • Who said anything about paying you, my young scallywag?
  • Everyone loves a scallywag, regardless of their species...
  • No telling what that scallywag Jon Stewart would do with it.
  • Stolen from a Fort Knoxian mooring by an insolent scallywag. for more
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