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knave

knave

 
pronunciation:
neIv
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an unscrupulous person; evildoer.
That knave broke her heart and made off with her money.
synonyms:
blackguard, cur, rascal, rogue, scoundrel
similar words:
crook, devil, evildoer, fiend, lowlife, miscreant, reprobate, scalawag, villain, wretch
definition 2: in a deck of cards, a jack.
synonyms:
jack