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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RASCALLY

Without demur, then, she turned and accompanied the rascally Malay toward the harbor.

He would have treated us better than his rascally nephew has done.'

I suppose the rascally spy isn't still in this clump of timer, eh?

They cannot forget or forgive the rascally Rougon-Macquarts.

Ah, Morny was the man to sit upon your rascally republicans!

"You are a scoffer," the other reproached him, and his rascally face was oddly grave.

"To avoid the rascally impertinence of dunning," answered the witness.

What rascally treachery have you been hatching since I saw you?

He thought the least the fellow might do was to make no mention of that rascally affair.

And if I am discovered peeping like a rascally valet, what will be the consequences?

WORD ORIGIN

"low, mean, unprincipled," from rascal + -ly (1).

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