The ruffianism of these scoundrels did not allow them even to apologize for their crime.
All ruffianism affronts me, and actions legitimate in others are crimes in me.
Your adorers, in disguise, have been staining the pure streets of our proud Metropolis with ruffianism.
He was a fine compound of ruffianism, shrewdness, and a sort of caustic humour.
It was unnecessary to admit for a moment the existence of impudence or ruffianism.
The Preparatory Schools of ruffianism are similarly borne with.
ruffianism may speak the language of learning or religion; it is ruffianism still.
On the day of her funeral all the ruffianism in the place was up in arms against us.
On days of general drill, or grand parade, we looked formidable enough—at least to overawe the ruffianism around us.
“He has shown his ruffianism by acting very gallantly on two occasions, I understand,” observed the captain.