Thesaurus / ruffianism
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Your Lordships have seen, in the evidence, what this ruffianism was.
Much has been said of the ruffianism that our newly established commerce on the Yangtsze Kiang has let loose on the great river.
The ruffianism of these scoundrels did not allow them even to apologize for their crime.
What survived of courage assumed the forms of ruffianism, ferocity and treasonable daring.
The Preparatory Schools of Ruffianism are similarly borne with.
Among these may be mentioned the illbreeding and the ruffianism of slaveholding officials.
It was evident that success had but developed his ruffianism.
On days of general drill, or grand parade, we looked formidable enough—at least to overawe the ruffianism around us.
THE BANDOLEROMAYNE REID
Your adorers, in disguise, have been staining the pure streets of our proud Metropolis with ruffianism.
In the mean time, the hall-door had yielded to its assailants, and ruffianism triumphed through the mansion.
TREVETHLAN (VOL 3 OF 3)WILLIAM DAVY WATSON

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.