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scoundrel

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈskaʊn.drəl/ old-fashioned or humorous
a person, especially a man, who treats other people very badly and has no moral principles: He was, she said, a heartless scoundrel who had stripped her of everything she owned.
Translations of “scoundrel”
in Vietnamese tên côn đồ…
in Spanish sinvergüenza…
in Thai คนสารเลว, คนอันธพาล…
in Malaysian orang jahat…
in French vaurien…
in German der Schurke…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡棍,流氓,無賴…
in Indonesian bajingan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶棍,流氓,无赖…
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