noun Chiefly British.
- scaliger, joseph justus,
- scaliger, julius caesar,
- scaling ladder,
Examples from the Web for scallawag
She had almost forgotten her purpose so taken up was she in observing this “scallawag,” as Mrs. Ransford had called him.
These Breeds and scallawag Indians were no less to him for their color, or their morals.The Triumph of John Kars|Ridgwell Cullum
And promptly she set this new phase down to the result of her associations with the young “scallawag” Buck.
Why not steal a march on that tin-horn gambler and scallawag.Port O' Gold|Louis John Stellman
It was wonderful to her the thought of this—this “scallawag.”