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rotter

[rot-er] /ˈrɒt ər/
noun, Chiefly British Slang.
1.
a thoroughly bad, worthless, or objectionable person.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; rot + -er1
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rotter

/ˈrɒtə/
noun
1.
(slang, mainly Brit) a worthless, unpleasant, or despicable person
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Word Origin and History for rotter
n.

"person deemed objectionable on moral grounds," 1889, slang, from rot + -er (3).

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