rakehell

noun
rake·​hell | \ ˈrāk-ˌhel How to pronounce rakehell (audio) \

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rakehell or rakehelly \ ˈrāk-​ˌhe-​lē How to pronounce rakehelly (audio) \ adjective

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a resort popular with wealthy rakehells and the women who love their money

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circa 1560, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rakehell was circa 1560

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