Blackguard and Knave


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Blackguard noun – Someone who is morally reprehensible.
Knave is a synonym for blackguard in scoundrel topic. In some cases you can use "Knave" instead a noun "Blackguard", when it comes to topics like rascal. popular alternative
Nearby Words: blackguardly, blackguardism, blackguarding
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Knave noun – A mean, evil, or unprincipled person.
Usage example: he plays the role of the duplicitous knave who tries to foil the play's hero

Blackguard is a synonym for knave in rascal topic. You can use "Blackguard" instead a noun "Knave", if it concerns topics such as rogue, scoundrel. popular alternative
Nearby Words: knavery, knavish
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