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blackguard

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noun black·guard \ˈbla-gərd, -ˌgärd; ˈblak-ˌgärd\

Simple Definition of blackguard

  • : a rude or dishonest man : a man who deserves to be hated

Full Definition of blackguard

  1. 1 obsolete :  the kitchen servants of a household

  2. 2 a :  a rude or unscrupulous person b :  a person who uses foul or abusive language

black·guard·ism play \-gər-ˌdi-zəm, -ˌgär-\ noun
black·guard·ly play \-gərd-lē, -ˌgärd-\ adjective or adverb

1535

First Known Use of blackguard

1535

Rhymes with blackguard


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blackguard

verb black·guard

Definition of blackguard

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to talk about or address in abusive terms



1769

First Known Use of blackguard

1769


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