bezonian

bezonian

[bih-zoh-nee-uhn]
noun Archaic.
an indigent rascal; scoundrel.

Origin:
1585–95; obsolete besoni(o) raw recruit (< Italian bisogno need, needy soldier < ?) + -an

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bezonian (bɪˈzəʊnɪən)
 
n
archaic a knave or rascal
 
[C16: from Italian bisogno ill-equipped raw recruit; literally, need]

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