Definition of Badman

1. Noun. (historical) (American English) A violence-prone man who has had run-ins with the law; especially one from the Old West days of U.S. history. ¹



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Definition of Badman

1. an outlaw [n BADMEN]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Badman

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badigeon
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badious
badland
badly
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badman (current term)
badmash
badmashes
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badminton court
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Literary usage of Badman

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1. Common-place Book by Robert Southey (1849)
"Prefatory Epist. to the Life and Death of Mr. badman. ... badman, p. 737. " RICH men will not account their treasure lies In crackt groats and ..."

2. Life of John Bunyan by Edmund Venables, John Parker Anderson (1888)
"1678 Treatise of the Fear of God 1679 Life and Death of Mr. badman . . . 1680 • The Holy War . . . 1682 The Barren Fig-Tree . . 1682 The Greatness of the ..."

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