This man, Vereshchagin, is the scoundrel by whose doing Moscow is perishing.
And he's a scoundrel, a wretch-- that's a fact!
"You're a scoundrel and a blackguard, and I don't know what deprives me from the pleasure of smashing your head with this!" said Pierre, expressing himself so artificially because he was talking French.
And the scoundrel Rostopchin was punished by an order to burn down his houses.
Does he think me a scoundrel, or an old fool who, without any reason, keeps his own daughter at a distance and attaches this Frenchwoman to himself?
"It can't be helped It happens to everyone!" said the son, with a bold, free, and easy tone, while in his soul he regarded himself as a worthless scoundrel whose whole life could not atone for his crime.
"There will be less panic and less gossip," ran the broadsheet "but I will stake my life on it that scoundrel will not enter Moscow."
"And what has become of that scoundrel?" he asked Denisov.
The influence he gained at length aroused the anxiety of the authorities, and in May 1881 a certain Abu Saud, a notorious scoundrel, was sent to Abba Island to bring the sheikh to Khartum.
"Scoundrel, what are you doing?" shouted the innkeeper, rushing to the cook.