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dastard

noun das·tard \ˈdas-tərd\

Definition of DASTARD

1
:  coward
2
:  a person who acts treacherously or underhandedly

Examples of DASTARD

  1. <the villain of the story is a dastard indeed>

Origin of DASTARD

Middle English
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with DASTARD

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