What is another word for scalawag?

189 synonyms found


[ skˈe͡ɪlɐwˌaɡ], [ skˈe‍ɪlɐwˌaɡ], [ s_k_ˈeɪ_l_ɐ_w_ˌa_ɡ]

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How to use "Scalawag" in context?

Scalawag is a derogatory term for a person who is politically independent or conservative, but who follows the mainstream or conventional wisdom. It is often used as a pejorative, to describe people who are easily swayed by popular opinion or who are not open to new ideas. The term is also used as a verb, to mean to twist or distort information in order to curry favor with the majority.

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