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scally

/ˈskælɪ/
noun (pl) -lies
1.
(Northwest English, dialect) a rascal; rogue
Word Origin
C20: from scallywag
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Contemporary definitions for scally
adjective

having a scaly scalp or scalp infection

noun

scallywag, miscreant

Usage Note

abbreviated slang form

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