scapegrace

|ˈskeɪpɡreɪs|

Слушать произношение

Слово Дня - scapegrace -

Description

A mischievous or wayward person, especially a young person or child; a rascal.

Examples

  • He was a whoring, drunken scapegrace who was blackening the family’s name.
  • Her husband, John Hall, is decent and dull, which Tuck Milligan doesn’t mitigate: Rafe, the would-be lover, is decent and torn, to which Armand Schultz adds wooden; Trent Dawson plays Lane as a standard scapegrace.
  • Dave Nash showed up in town, a stranger in a bad way, having a three-week bender with the local scapegrace, Bill Schell.
  • And Julie’s roistering scapegrace of a brother, Tony, could be no one other than John Barrymore.
  • Although Byron had cultivated a reputation as a fighter and scapegrace at Harrow, he could not allow his former tutor, a mere commoner, to define him.
  • Tom Jones probably prompted Richardson to offer the virtuous hero, Grandison, as a response to Fielding’s scapegrace

Translation

  • повеса, шалопай, бездельник
Понравилась статья? Поделиться с друзьями:
Добавить комментарий

;-) :| :x :twisted: :smile: :shock: :sad: :roll: :razz: :oops: :o :mrgreen: :lol: :idea: :grin: :evil: :cry: :cool: :arrow: :???: :?: :!: