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miscreant
used in Treasure Island

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Definition
a person who behaves badly
  • These, in their turn, cursed back at the blind miscreant, threatened him in horrid terms, and tried in vain to catch the stick and wrest it from his grasp.
    Chapter 5 — The Last of the Blind Man (49% in)
  • And as for riding down that black, atrocious miscreant, I regard it as an act of virtue, sir, like stamping on a cockroach.
    Chapter 6 — The Captain's Papers (23% in)

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