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English adjective: rakish

1. rakish marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners


SamplesA dapper young man.
A jaunty red hat.


Synonymsdapper, dashing, jaunty, natty, raffish, snappy, spiffy, spruce


Similarfashionable, stylish


Antonymsunfashionable, unstylish

2. rakish marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness


SamplesA cocktail party given by some...raffish bachelors.


Synonymsdevil-may-care, raffish


Similarunconventional


Antonymsconventional, conventional









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