verb (used without object), rogued, ro·guing.
verb (used with object), rogued, ro·guing.
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Origin of rogue
synonym study for rogue
OTHER WORDS FROM rogueoutrogue, verb (used with object), out·rogued, out·ro·guing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH roguerogue , rouge
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Example sentences from the Web for rogue
Closed courthouses, rogue clerks, and misleading statements from the attorney general as Florida welcomes same-sex marriage.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The duo have five of these rogue installations under their belts, with another coming in early 2015.#Setinthestreet: Your Street Corner Is Their Art Project|James Joiner|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It invites dictatorial and rogue regimes to use Americans serving overseas as bargaining chips.Aging Cuban Exiles And Their Lawmakers Bypassed by White House|Romina Ruiz-Goiriena|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Once he graduated in 2006, Simien took a job as a publicity assistant at Rogue, then a division of Focus Features.‘Dear White People’: How An Ex-Publicist’s Twitter Became One of the Year’s Most Important Films|Marlow Stern|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
History has no shortage of rogue explorers seizing land, hoisting their flags, and building new societies.So You Want to Rule a Kingdom? A Wacky History of One-Man Nations|Nina Strochlic|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the same year he wrote "Half a Rogue," another highly popular story.The Million Dollar Mystery|Harold MacGrath
The term "rogue" is scarcely sufficiently accounted for by supposing it to be the English equivalent for the Singhalese word Hora.Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon|J. Emerson Tennent
“Ay, you must feel bitter hardly to the rogue that laid you here,” said Archer.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI|Robert Louis Stevenson
So I sat there, in turn wondering if he were honest or a rogue, an adventurer or an idler, a river-man or a fop from Piccadilly.Jewel Mysteries|Max Pemberton
Here stands old Curry, who never talked to a rogue without telling him what he thought of him.Inkle and Yarico|George Colman
British Dictionary definitions for rogue
- any inferior or defective specimen
- (as modifier)rogue heroin
- an animal of vicious character that has separated from the main herd and leads a solitary life
- (as modifier)a rogue elephant
- (tr) to rid (a field or crop) of plants that are inferior, diseased, or of an unwanted variety
- to identify and remove such plants