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Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Definitions for varlet

  1. A knavish person; rascal.
  2. A. An attendant or servant. B. A page who serves a knight.

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Citations for varlet
Is he not a lying, stinking, contemptible varlet? Jude Morgan, Indiscretion
A varlet scrambled forward at once and attempted to wrestle our luggage away from me. Eric Kraft, On the Wing
Origin of varlet
late Middle English
1425-1475
Varlet is a variation on the French word valet.
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