Definitions for scoundrelˈskaʊn drəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. villain, scoundrel(noun)

    a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately

Wiktionary

  1. scoundrel(Noun)

    one without honor; a villain

  2. Origin: Possibly related to northern English or Scottish scunner: "to shrink back in fear or loathing" (Encyclopædia Britannica 1911).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scoundrel(noun)

    a mean, worthless fellow; a rascal; a villain; a man without honor or virtue

  2. Scoundrel(adj)

    low; base; mean; unprincipled

  3. Origin: [Probably from Prov. E. & Scotch scunner, scouner, to loathe, to disgust, akin to AS. scunian to shun. See Shun.]


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