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Synonyms for scoundrel
ˈskaʊn drəlscoundrel

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. scoundrel

    Synonyms:
    villain, vagabond, knave, swindler, miscreant, reprobate

    Antonyms:
    man of honor, gentleman

Princeton's WordNet

  1. villain, scoundrelnoun

    a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately

    Synonyms:
    baddie, villain

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scoundrelnoun

    Synonyms:
    knave, rogue, villain, rascal, scamp, cheat, trickster, swindler, sharper, scapegrace, caitiff, vile wretch, miscreant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scoundrelnoun

    Synonyms:
    villain, knave, rascal, scamp, rogue, caitiff, reprobate, cheat, swindler, libertine, miscreant, bezonian, vagabond, wretch

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "scoundrel":

    villain, rascal, varmint, punk, rabble, stinker, bandit, crook, scum, squirt, hoodlum, devil

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How to use scoundrel in a sentence?

  1. River Phoenix:

    I've been a scoundrel in my life, I've been selfish, I've been cruel at times, I've been hard to work with. I'm grateful so many of you in this room have given me a second chance, when he was 17, my brother wrote this lyric, he said: Run to the rescue with love and peace will follow.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.

  3. George Bernard Shaw:

    Every man over forty is a scoundrel.

  4. Wolf Blitzer:

    We need each other, and it is a scoundrel who would prosper politically by turning us against each other, that is the job before us -- to get through this, and beyond it. And you're just the ones to take us there.

  5. Joaquin Phoenix:

    I've been a scoundrel in my life. I've been selfish, cruel at times and hard to work with, and I'm grateful that so many people in this room have given me a second chance.


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