ruffian

suomi-englanti sanakirja

ruffian englannista suomeksi

  1. häirikkö, rettelöijä

  1. Substantiivi

  2. räyhääjä, öykkäri, rettelöijä

  3. Verbi

ruffian englanniksi

  1. A scoundrel, rascal, or unprincipled, deceitful, brutal and unreliable person.

  2. (syn)

  3. (RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-2)

  4. (RQ:George du Maurier Trilby)

  5. A pimp; a pander.

  6. A lover; a paramour.

  7. 1621, (w), ''The Triumphs of God's Revenge against the crying and execrable Sinne of Murther''

  8. He husband is no sooner abroad than she is instantly at home, revelling with her ruffians.
  9. To play the ruffian; to rage; to raise tumult.

  10. 1603, (w), ''(w)'', Act II, Scene I

  11. Methinks the wind does speak aloud at land; A fuller blast ne'er shook our battlements. If it hath ruffianed so upon the sea.
  12. Brutal; cruel; savagely boisterous; murderous.

  13. ''ruffian rage''

  14. (alternative spelling of)

  15. 1943, (w), ''(w)'', 1978 ed., p. 8

  16. Il n'y a que la fortune pour faire d'un ruffian un honnête homme, soumis aux lois humaines.