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scoundrel
used in David Copperfield

5 uses
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Definition someone without moral principles
  • I was convinced that the scoundrel spoke of himself, and I saw my conviction reflected in Miss Dartle's face.
    Chapters 46-48 (12% in)
  • I have been under a Taboo in that infernal scoundrel's service.
    Chapters 49-51 (26% in)
  • — No communication — a — until — Miss Wickfield — a — redress from wrongs inflicted by consummate scoundrel — HEEP!'
    Chapters 49-51 (28% in)
  • 'If there is a scoundrel on this earth,' said Mr. Micawber, suddenly breaking out again with the utmost vehemence, 'with whom I have already talked too much, that scoundrel's name is — HEEP!'
    Chapters 52-54 (15% in)
  • 'If there is a scoundrel on this earth,' said Mr. Micawber, suddenly breaking out again with the utmost vehemence, 'with whom I have already talked too much, that scoundrel's name is — HEEP!'
    Chapters 52-54 (16% in)

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