This was the dumping ground for all the idlers, drunkards and scallywags in England.
"Scallywags" for Scaligers seems to me, if I may say so, a very cheap form of humour!
And these were not by any means the worst expressions which these scallywags used.
Some dozen of them—the "scallywags" and bachelors of the community, I judge them to be—have started a Club.
A certain number of disreputable Southerners, known as "scallywags," eagerly took a hand in the game for the sake of the spoils.
He just goes into Winnipeg and gets around with them scallywags, and––and 243 you never know.
Lisbon would be a good jumping-off place, for it was the rendezvous of scallywags from most parts of Africa.
We were an odd pair of scallywags to look at, but as South African as a wait-a-bit bush.