- Compare rakehell, ragabash. (Wiktionary)
“Today's word, in association with the illuminating Oxford English Dictionary, is rakeshame n.”
“Cowley: "A young rakeshame! your not liking him proves you have your father's penetration.”
“(these three last in Gabriel Harvey), ‘rakeshame’ (Milton, prose), with others which it will be convenient to omit.”
“There's not a more drunken, swearing rakeshame in town than Tom”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘rakeshame’.
A list of compound derogatory names such as gapeseed, muckworm and lickspittle. Your one-word contributions to this list are welcome.
See sionnach's list derogatory terms I should use ...
An extensive list I have been working on for quite some time. Feel free to add more of the kind if you miss any.
Another of my random palavery lists for terms and phrases that don't fit into any of my other lists.
Words I need to use more to increase my vocabulary.
Looking for tweets for rakeshame.