Definition of scoundrel noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈskaʊndrəl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskaʊndrəl//
(old-fashioned) Immoral
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a man who treats other people badly, especially by being dishonest or immoral synonym rogue See related entries: Immoral Word Origin late 16th cent.: of unknown origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: scoundrel