Definition of roguishness in English:



  • See roguish

    • ‘He laughs, the old roguishness oozing back into his expression.’
    • ‘He doesn't fall back on his roguishness; nor does he strain for charm, relying instead on the pulse of the words.’
    • ‘I meant to convey not just his charismatic drawl but also his character - unsentimental, tough to the point of roguishness with a concealed heart of gold.’
    • ‘His golden hair is left unkempt, giving his careless elegance a roguishness that really becomes him.’
    • ‘It also captures the spirit of both the old pirate movies, imparting a sense of heroism and roguishness within the player.’