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Definition of "rascality" [ras•cal•i•ty]

  • Behavior or character typical of a rascal. (noun)
  • A base or mischievous act. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "rascality" in a sentence
  • "_Educated rascality is infinitely more of a menace to society than ignorant rascality_."
  • "Not exactly, dear! "replied her grandfather; –" but such little-minded rascality is not just the vice one would expect to find in a gallant soldier. ""
  • "There was no remedy for what was called by Lord Lovat's friends, the "rascality" of the judges: -- and again this unworthy Highlander was driven from his own country to seek safety in the land wherein his offences had received their pardon."