scoundrelly
adjective see scoundrel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scoundrelly — index sinister Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • scoundrelly — adjective Like or befitting a scoundrel. scoundrelly behaviour …   Wiktionary

  • scoundrelly — scoundrel ► NOUN ▪ a dishonest or unscrupulous person. DERIVATIVES scoundrelism noun scoundrelly adjective. ORIGIN of unknown origin …   English terms dictionary

  • scoundrelly — adjective 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 • Syn: ↑rascally, ↑roguish, ↑blackguardly • Similar t …   Useful english dictionary

  • scoundrelly — /skown dreuh lee/, adj. 1. having the character of a scoundrel; unscrupulous; villainous. 2. of or like a scoundrel. [1780 90; SCOUNDREL + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • scoundrelly — scoun·drel·ly || skaÊŠndrÉ™lɪ adv. like a villain, like a crook, dishonestly, like a rogue …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scoundrelly — a. Base, mean, villanous, disgraceful, knavish …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • scoundrelly — scoun·drel·ly …   English syllables

  • scoundrelly — /ˈskaʊndrəli/ (say skowndruhlee) adjective 1. having the character of a scoundrel. 2. of or like a scoundrel …   Australian English dictionary

  • blackguardly — adjective 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 • Syn: ↑rascally, ↑roguish, ↑scoundrelly • Similar to …   Useful english dictionary

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