Synonyms for blackguard

Synonyms for (noun) blackguard

Synonyms: cad, blackguard, bounder, heel, hound, dog

Definition: someone who is morally reprehensible

Usage: you dirty dog

Similar words: villain, scoundrel

Definition: a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately

Synonyms for (verb) blackguard

Synonyms: abuse, shout, blackguard, clapperclaw

Definition: use foul or abusive language towards

Usage: The actress abused the policeman who gave her a parking ticket; The angry mother shouted at the teacher

Similar words: snipe, round, assail, assault, attack, lash out

Definition: attack in speech or writing

Usage: The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker


Synonyms: jest at, make fun, laugh at, blackguard, guy, poke fun, rib, ridicule, roast

Definition: subject to laughter or ridicule

Usage: The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house; The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher; His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday

Similar words: mock, bemock

Definition: treat with contempt

Usage: The new constitution mocks all democratic principles