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Today's word is:

blaggard

|ˈblæɡəd |

Noun (plural blaggards)

  1. (dated) A scoundrel; an unprincipled contemptible person; an untrustworthy person. Usually, only used to refer to a male person.
  2. (archaic) A man who uses foul language in front of a woman, typically a woman of high standing in society.