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miscreants

noun
plural of miscreant

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2 a person who has committed a crime
  • a youthful offender surrounded in prison by hard-bitten miscreants who had committed just about every crime imaginable

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“Miscreants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/miscreants. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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