Examples of rascal in a Sentence
Which one of you rascals woke me up?
some cold-blooded rascal had set the barn afire, killing all of the horses
Recent Examples of rascal from the Web
Seg-El grows up to be a twenty-something British actor who will one day be the grandfather of Superman but right now appears to be a...bland rascal?
Putin, that rascal, has spent years parking six harmless-looking communications satellites along the same orbital plane.
Come and find out what these rascals are plotting... [?] Feb. 8 - Mar. 3[?] [?] Russell J. Young . .
The best thing about The Great Christmas Party Snub Of 2017 is that, FINALLY, people are starting to see that rascal Vahe’s true colors.
Amid the xenophobic clamors of Donald Trump, Mr. Miranda lauds Hamilton’s plucky immigrant status and portrays Jefferson, Madison and other Founders as hypocrites, rascals and racists.
Poor Hoffman, even with that gorgeous mane of hair and nifty crooked grin, can only hint at what a rascal his character could be in real life.
Long gone, however, are the pan-Atlantic rascals of yore.
BULLETIN BOARD SAYS: Outstanding Subject line, Donald (you rascal)!
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Origin and Etymology of rascal
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
baddie (or baddy), beast, brute, devil, evildoer, fiend, heavy, hound, knave, meanie (also meany), miscreant, monster, nazi, no-good, rapscallion, reprobate, rogue, savage, scalawag (or scallywag), scamp, scoundrel, varlet, villain, wretch;
RASCAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rascal for English Language Learners
: a person and especially a young person who causes trouble or does things that annoy people
: a cruel or dishonest man
RASCAL Defined for Kids
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