used in Wuthering Heights
only 1 use
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not normal and dangerous — possibly alone
The exact meaning of rogue
can depend upon its context. For example:
- "a rogue state" — (politics) a dangerous country that ignores international conventions
- "a rogue animal" — (especially of an elephant) dangerous and not living with or like its kind
- "a rogue trader" — (finance) an employee who makes unauthorized and improper securities trades
- "a rogue wave" — (oceanography) a dangerous wave that is much larger than others around it
- "rogue cells" — (biology) tumor cells
- "He is a rouge." — someone who is deceitful and unprincipled
- The little rogue thought I had not seen her, and, drawing back, she took her former station by the window, quite demurely.
Chapter 32 (81% in)
There are no more uses of "rogue" in Wuthering Heights.