Definition of rakishness
: the quality or state of being rakish
Examples of rakishness in a Sentence
the legendary rakishness of the oil baron's overprivileged and underbred son
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Mr. Ellis was born in Wales, and the creators of this incoherent mess apparently hope that his accent will convey rakishness and arch sophistication.
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