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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scoundrels in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scoundrels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of scoundrels in a Sentence

  1. Michael Crichton, Caltech Michelin Lecture, January 17, 2003:

    Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first refuge of scoundrels; it is a way to avoid debate by claiming that the matter is already settled.

  2. H. L. Mencken:

    Congress consists of one third, more or less, scoundrels; two thirds, more or less, idiots; and three thirds, more or less, poltroons.

  3. H.L. Mencken:

    The trouble with fighting for human freedom is that one spends most of one's time defending scoundrels. For it is against scoundrels that oppressive laws are first aimed, and oppression must be stopped at the beginning if it is to be stopped at all.

  4. Barbara Ehrenreich:

    No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels. Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain the true duty of patriots.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Patently, I exchange not justice, fairness, and voice for oppressed people, wherever they live. No matter, whatever I have to sacrifice for that; otherwise, it shows and proves the self-beneficial attitude, in other words, the supporter of the gang of political dastards and scoundrels.

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