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rogue
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

10 uses
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Definition
not normal and possibly 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 (though possibly liked despite that)
  • I never heard such a drawling, affecting rogue.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Before PAGE'S house (60% in)
  • Rogues, hence, avaunt! vanish like hailstones, go; Trudge, plod away o' hoof; seek shelter, pack!
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — A room in the Garter Inn (78% in)
  • Falstaff will learn the humour of this age; French thrift, you rogues; myself, and skirted page.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — A room in the Garter Inn (81% in)
  • I do not think the knight would offer it; but these that accuse him in his intent towards our wives are a yoke of his discarded men; very rogues, now they be out of service.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Before PAGE'S house (73% in)
  • Reason, you rogue, reason.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Garter Inn (5% in)
  • You'll not bear a letter for me, you rogue!
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Garter Inn (7% in)
  • I, I, I myself sometimes, leaving the fear of God on the left hand, and hiding mine honour in my necessity, am fain to shuffle, to hedge, and to lurch; and yet you, rogue, will ensconce your rags, your cat-a-mountain looks, your red-lattice phrases, and your bold-beating oaths, under the shelter of your honour!
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Garter Inn (9% in)
  • I will use her as the key of the cuckoldly rogue's coffer; and there's my harvest-home.
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Garter Inn (87% in)
  • Hang him, mechanical salt-butter rogue!
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — A room in the Garter Inn (88% in)
  • The rogues slighted me into the river with as little remorse as they would have drowned a blind bitch's puppies, fifteen i' the litter; and you may know by my size that I have a kind of alacrity in sinking; if the bottom were as deep as hell I should down.
    3.5 — Act 3 Scene 5 — A room in the Garter Inn (7% in)

There are no more uses of "rogue" in The Merry Wives of Windsor.

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