Synonyms for bootlegger

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"My dear sir," said the bootlegger, with a pained expression.

Soon he saw that he was flying faster than the bootlegger ahead of him.

It seemed to him that he simply must look around and face the bootlegger.

Are you fellows going to let him in on the bootlegger stuff?

It was Hugh's first visit to a bootlegger's den, and he was keenly interested.

The gambler and the "bootlegger" and the white slave dealer find their habitat in large centres of population.

He was also curious to know what manner of man the bootlegger would prove to be.

To his astonishment the bootlegger climbed into the plane after him, shut the door, and sat down in one of the seats.

If the bootlegger wanted simply to be carried across to Canada because his own plane had gone bad, that was one thing.

The only fellow who would dare it is that bootlegger who held you up on your former trip here.

WORD ORIGIN

1889, from bootleg (q.v.).

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miscreant

nounperson who is very bad, immoral
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