bounder


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bound·er

 (boun′dər)
n. Chiefly British
An ill-bred, unscrupulous man; a cad.

bounder

(ˈbaʊndə)
n
1. old-fashioned slang Brit a morally reprehensible person; cad
2. a person or animal that bounds

bound•er

(ˈbaʊn dər)

n.
an obtrusive, ill-bred person.
[1535–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bounder - someone who is morally reprehensiblebounder - someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog"
perisher - bounder
scoundrel, villain - a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately
2.bounder - someone who bounds or leaps (as in competition)
jumper - an athlete who competes at jumping; "he is one hell of a jumper"
Translations

bounder

(o.f.) [ˈbaʊndəʳ] N (Brit) → sinvergüenza m, granuja m

bounder

[ˈbaʊndər] n (British) (old-fashioned) (= cad) → goujat m

bounder

n (dated Brit, inf) → Lump m (dated inf)

bounder

[ˈbaʊndəʳ] nmaleducato/a, cafone/a
References in classic literature ?
What kind of a Cockney bounder and cad could she have taken him for?
I reckon the daffy old bounder don't know no more'n we do about it," growled the rat-faced sailor.
Nay," said the other, "I hold with this holy Prior, who hath paid me my fees in hard gold, so that I am bounder to him.
If it was not for losing the machine," the Englishman explained to the girl, "I'd let the bounder take it up and break his fool neck as he would do inside of two minutes.
Oh, I say now, Clayton," returned Tennington, "you needn't be so rough on a fellow just because you didn't happen to suggest this trip yourself--you've acted a regular bounder ever since we sailed.
I've been awfully lucky, and all because that fellow Cathcart turned out such a funk and a bounder.
I can be a shocking bounder at times," Aynesworth murmured.
It's the poverty of the life those people show, and the awful bounders, of both sexes, that they represent.
MSRP for the 2010 Bounder Classic starts under $100,000.
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And in the historical romance Sommersby, a brutal bounder of a Confederate landowner is replaced by a poetry-reading prince of a gu who also puts the entire community right with his wholesome values and skills.
Hopefully Stephen will not make the same mistake as this notorious bounder.