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Noun: rapscallion  rap'skal-yun [N. Amer], rap'ska-lee-un [Brit]
  1. A deceitful and unreliable scoundrel
    - rogue, knave [archaic], rascal, scalawag, scallywag, varlet [archaic]
     
  2. One who is playfully mischievous
    - imp, scamp, monkey, rascal, scalawag, scallywag

Derived forms: rapscallions

Type of: child, fry, kid, minor, nestling, nipper, scoundrel, shaver, small fry, tiddler [Brit], tike, tyke, villain, wean [UK, Ireland], youngster

Encyclopedia: Rapscallion