English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishroguishrogu‧ish /ˈrəʊɡɪʃ $ ˈroʊ-/ adjective  BAD BEHAVIOUR OR ACTIONSsomeone with a roguish expression or smile looks amused, especially because they have done something slightly dishonest or wrongroguishly adverb
Examples from the Corpus
roguishCorbett had always liked Prince Edward; he had a roguish air, coupled with an almost childlike innocence.Perhaps I was showing too many teeth which could make me appear roguish and untrustworthy.She has the roguish attractiveness of a kitten and has known for weeks that the Captain looks at her.In the golden days of cinema, feuds often erupted between roguish directors and powerful studio heads.I treasure a bulging mental file of his roguish observations on fellow critics and luminaries in the music trade.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.