rascal synonym, rascal definition | Thesaurus



bad egg     (old-fashioned informal)   blackguard, caitiff     (archaic)   devil, disgrace, good-for-nothing, imp, knave     (archaic)   miscreant, ne'er-do-well, pickle     (Brit. informal)   rake, rapscallion, reprobate, rogue, scally     (Northwest English dialect)   scallywag     (informal)   scamp, scoundrel, varmint     (informal)   villain, wastrel, wretch  
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  ( rascals    plural  ) If you call a man or child a rascal, you mean that they behave badly and are rude or dishonest.  
OLD-FASHIONED      n-count  
What's that old rascal been telling you?     

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