blighter

[blahy-ter]
noun British Slang.
1.
a contemptible, worthless person, especially a man; scoundrel or rascal.
2.
a chap; bloke.

Origin:
1815–25; blight + -er1

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blighter (ˈblaɪtə)
 
n
1.  a fellow: where's the blighter gone?
2.  a despicable or irritating person or thing

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blighter
1822, "thing which blights," from blight. British colloquial sense of "contemptible person" (often jocular) is recorded from 1896.
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