(noun, adjective)


1. (archaic) Low; lowly, part of or belonging to the common rabble.


1. a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel

Similar word(s): knave, rapscallion, rogue, scalawag, scallywag, varlet

Definition categories: person, scoundrel, villain

2. one who is playfully mischievous

Similar word(s): imp, monkey, rapscallion, scalawag, scallywag, scamp

Definition categories: person, child, fry, kid, minor, nestling, nipper, shaver, tiddler, tike, tyke, youngster

Sentences with rascal as a noun:

- That little rascal bit me!

- If you have deer in the area, you may have to put a fence around your garden to keep the rascals out.