badman

noun
plural badmen

Definition of badman

: outlaw, desperado Jesse James, Missouri badmanAmerican Guide Series: Minnesota the classic western with its quick-drawing, dead-shot badmen and good menTime a bunch of badmen who have kidnapped a blind girl— John McCarten

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First Known Use of badman

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Badman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/badman. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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