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Synonyms for roguish

playful in an appealingly bold way

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lacking principles or scruples

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He's roguishly charming and that provides plenty of sparkling moments.
FACTUAL Despite being roguishly handsome, there are other reasons to watch Robson Green's new nature show.
And, besides"--she leaned her cheek against his shoulder and looked roguishly up into his face--"you like foolish people, Uriah, don't you?
Roguishly handsome, a Beatle in all but name, he was in his pomp a wondrous player and a devastating lad on the pull.
Instead we got a further glimpse of the Berenson home life, with Mira (Sarita Choudhury) deciding to try and salvage their marriage by ending her affair with the roguishly handsome Alain (played by the fittingly surnamed William Abadie).
His usual boyish charms submerged beneath a sallow complexion and pot-scourer beard, the actor accepts that making Robertson even roguishly likable is a lost cause; far more important is that he remain a galvanizing figure to the end.
The roguishly handsome actor is now all set to come back to the world of television with Zee TV's historical magnum opus - Jodha Akbar
The new Bond isn't completely careless with his appearance; he roguishly adjusts the sleeve of his Sharkskin suit after a crazy stunt, but it doesn't dictate his physicality.
Oh," she said roguishly, continuing in her perfect British English with a touch of Cockney, "you're such a tall bloke I figured you were English.
Be careful," said a low voice behind him; "you must not lynch the colored gentleman simply because he's in your way," and a girl looked up roguishly into the eyes of her fair-haired escort.
from my boss, a roguishly handsome mechanic who kept a .
He roguishly described 9/11 as the "niggerization of America," arguing that "all classes, colors, regions, religions, genders, and sexual orientations felt unsafe, unprotected, subject to random violence and hated.
The trio, which constitute a vicious triangle in their roguishly Iranophobic endeavors, have manifestly held secret meetings among the top security officials and formed a united front against Iran.
Yekini tells the story of his humble but glorious life as a fisherman, before he was roguishly recruited by Superintendent Daminagbo to become a prison warder and hangman:
And the rest of the tale--the goal-bound shot by Dominic Adiyiah, roguishly stopped by the unrepentant Luis Suarez, with the resultant penalty kick being missed by Gyan and the subsequent agony of losing in a penalty shoot-out--is history.