Definition of Rotter

1. Noun. A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible. "The British call a contemptible person a `git'"

Exact synonyms: Bum, Crumb, Dirty Dog, Git, Lowlife, Puke, Rat, Scum Bag, Skunk, So-and-so, Stinker, Stinkpot
Generic synonyms: Disagreeable Person, Unpleasant Person
Derivative terms: Bum, Rat



Definition of Rotter

1. Noun. A worthless, despicable person. ¹

2. Noun. (British slang) A scoundrel. ¹

3. Noun. (British slang journalism) A non-accredited journalist. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rotter

1. a scoundrel [n -S] - See also: scoundrel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rotter

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rotte
rotten
rotten apple
rotten borough
rotten boroughs
rottener
rottenest
rottenly
rottenness
rottennesses
rottens
rottenstone
rottenstones
rotter (current term)
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rottlerin
rottweilers
rottweiller
rottweillers
rotula
rotulae
rotular
rotulas
rotulet
rotulets
rotulus

Literary usage of Rotter

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1. The Best Plays by Burns Mantle, Louis Kronenberger (1899)
"LETTERS TO LUCERNE A Drama in Three Acts BY FRITZ rotter AND ALLEN VINCENT THE ... The idea for the play had been submitted to her by Fritz rotter, ..."

2. Quarterly Compendium of Medical Science by D. G. Brinton (1888)
"In order to clear up, if possible, some of the uncertainty, rotter has ... According to rotter, the earliest symptom is usually a painless swelling of the ..."

3. Transactions of the International Engineering Congress, 1915 (1916)
"By MAX rotter, Mem. Am. Soc. ME C'h. Engr. Busch-Sulzer Bros.-Diesel Eng. Co. St. Louis, Mo., USA It was the purpose of this paper to treat the general ..."

4. A glossary of French slang by Olivier Leroy (1922)
"Un vieux chameau, an old, ugly, peevish woman (or man), an old rotter. Ah, les chameaux, ils en ont une veine ! what luck they have, the blighters ..."

5. A Glossary of French Slang by Olivier Leroy (1922)
"Un vieux chameau, an old, ugly, peevish woman (or man), an old rotter. Ah, les chameaux, ils en ont une veine ! what luck they have. the blighters ..."

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