"This is a mob of scoundrels and not an army," he was thinking as he went up to the window of the first house, when a familiar voice called him by name.
The German feudal lords he pronounced hangmen, who knew only how to swindle the poor man - " such fellows were formerly called scoundrels, but now we must call them ` Christians and revered princes.'
Yes, we are not now facing scoundrels as good as Robert Boothby and Quentin Hogg.
Scoundrels! yelled Kutuzov in a hoarse voice, waving his arms and reeling.
My house was built by one of the old scoundrels in 1865.