scoundrel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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scoundrelnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈskaʊn.drəl/ old-fashioned or humorous
a ​person, ​especially a man, who ​treats other ​people very ​badly and has no ​moralprinciples: He was, she said, a ​heartless scoundrel who had ​stripped her of everything she ​owned.
(Definition of scoundrel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scoundrelnoun [C]

 us   /ˈskɑʊn·drəl/
a ​person, esp. an ​electedofficial, who ​treatsothersbadly and cannot be ​trusted
(Definition of scoundrel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “scoundrel”
in Spanish sinvergüenza…
in Vietnamese tên côn đồ…
in Malaysian orang jahat…
in Thai คนสารเลว, คนอันธพาล…
in French vaurien…
in German der Schurke…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶棍,流氓,无赖…
in Indonesian bajingan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡棍,流氓,無賴…
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