Origin of rattish
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The wicked rodent growled out something in broken Rattish, and retired to his hole, out of which he shook his tail in defiance.Letters of Peregrine Pickle
George P. Upton
Barry covertly watched Natalie while Leyden's rattish characteristics were under discussion.
We know all his evil cunning, and most of us have seen the rattish, yellow streak that runs clear through him.
I was not all surprised, well knowing his rattish dispositions.Memoirs of the Court and Cabinets of George the Third, Volume 2 (of 2)
The Duke of Buckingham
- of, resembling, or infested with rats
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