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rot·ter

 (rŏt′ər)
n. Chiefly British Slang
A scoundrel.

rotter

(ˈrɒtə)
n
slang chiefly Brit a worthless, unpleasant, or despicable person

rot•ter

(ˈrɒt ər)

n. Chiefly Brit.
a thoroughly worthless person.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rotter - a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptiblerotter - a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
disagreeable person, unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable

rotter

noun (Old-fashioned) scoundrel, rat (informal), stinker (slang), louse (slang), cad (Brit. informal), swine, bounder (old-fashioned Brit. slang), blighter (Brit. informal), cur, scumbag (slang), bad lot, blackguard, cocksucker (taboo slang), scrote (slang) The man's an absolute rotter!
Translations
ničema
skiderik
rongyember
fúlmenni
naničhodník
aşağılık kimse

rotter

(o.f.) [ˈrɒtəʳ] N (Brit) → caradura mf, sinvergüenza mf
you rotter!¡canalla!

rotter

[ˈrɒtər] n (British)pourri(e) m/f

rotter

n (dated Brit inf) → Lump m

rotter

[ˈrɒtəʳ] n (Brit) (old) (fam) → mascalzone/a

rot

(rot) past tense, past participle ˈrotted verb
to make or become bad or decayed. The fruit is rotting on the ground; Water rots wood.
noun
1. decay. The floorboards are affected by rot.
2. nonsense. Don't talk rot!
ˈrotten adjective
1. (of meat, fruit etc) having gone bad; decayed. rotten vegetables.
2. bad; mean. What rotten luck!; It was a rotten thing to do.
ˈrottenness noun
ˈrotter noun
a mean, bad person. an absolute rotter.
References in classic literature ?
Then we'd better get back and make sure of the other rotter.
I have got accustomed to hear you talking about men as rotters, and calling everything filthy and beastly; though I do think it horrible and unladylike.
Even these wretched young rotters were not very common at our house; but there were two of them that were a lot too common--common in every sort of way.
2--Ran in Valley Edition only) Kimberly Jacobsson holds two of her quadruplet daughters while registered nurse Ampy Rotter packs baby gear for the trip home.
The JLL team for the account will be led by Steven Rotter, executive vice president, and include Scott Panzer, vice chairman; Ryan Masiello, vice president; Jeff Staubach, managing director; and Chelby Sanders, senior vice president with the company's Dallas office.
IT'S bad news for Peaches Geldof's bloke, The Horrors star Farris Rotter.
Van Peebles, in a rare departure from action-hero roles, is memorable as a smooth-talking rotter who thinks he has the world on a string.
Bradley Rotter, former CEO of MR3 Systems has an important personal comment: "As significant as this Fluor Hanford/DOE announcement is, I am pleased to make another announcement that dramatically impacts the long term strategic value of this company.
Halstead Property announced that Sara Rotter has joined the firm as director of sales for downtown.
Rotter, CEO, declared, "the entire organization has been impacted by the energy and wisdom of John Burns.
With its recent renovation, this is an attractive building well positioned to take advantage of the demand for office space near Grand Central Terminal," said Edward Rotter, managing director of ING Clarion.