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rogue
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
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
  • Oh, you solemn rogue, you—you Bunger! was there ever such another Bunger in the watery world?
    Chapters 100-102 -- The Pequod meets….; The Decanter; A Bower in the Arsacides (33% in)

There are no more uses of "rogue" in Moby Dick.

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