Definition of Raffishness

1. Noun. The characteristic of being raffish. ¹



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Definition of Raffishness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Raffishness

raetam
raf
raf permease
rafale
rafales
raff
raffia
raffia palm
raffias
raffinate
raffinates
raffinose
raffinoses
raffish
raffishly
raffishness (current term)
raffishnesses
raffle
raffle off
raffled
raffler
rafflers
raffles
rafflesia
rafflesias
raffling
raffs
rafie
rafies
rafivirumab

Literary usage of Raffishness

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1. The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt by Leigh Hunt (1850)
"Some were of a portentous raffishness. As to the priests and friars (for there followed a variety), I could not help observing, that, with very few ..."

2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1893)
"... and Lady Thomasin is a sporting character with heartiness and dash, and a touch of raffishness. If the girls are strange, their lovers are stranger. ..."

3. A Modern History of the English People by Gretton, Richard Henry, 1874- (1913)
"... to dissipation and raffishness. The Coliseum crowds of 1910, without a vice to divide among them, represented thousands upon thousands of petty suburban ..."

4. The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt: With Reminiscences of Friends and by Leigh Hunt (1850)
"Some were of a portentous raffishness. As to the priests and friars (for there followed a variety), I could not help observing, that, with very few ..."

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