Crook and Scoundrel


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Crook noun – A person who has committed a crime.
Scoundrel is a synonym for crook in criminal topic. In some cases you can use "Scoundrel" instead a noun "Crook", when it comes to topics like confidence man.
Nearby Words: crooked, crooking
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Scoundrel noun – A mean, evil, or unprincipled person.
Usage example: some scoundrel stole my wallet

Crook is a synonym for scoundrel in confidence man topic. You can use "Crook" instead a noun "Scoundrel", if it concerns topics such as person who is deceptive and.
Nearby Word: scoundrelly
Synonyms for Scoundrel

How words are described

selfish selfish crook selfish scoundrel
nasty nasty crook nasty scoundrel
dangerous dangerous crook dangerous scoundrel
little little crook little scoundrel
Other adjectives: murderous.
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Scoundrel or Crook. 2016. Accessed December 03, 2020.

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