of the Week
word or phrase to add to your army.
A rapscallion (rap-skal-lyun) is not a singing green onion. Not at all. Unless that singing green onion happens to like to pull pranks on people and cause all kinds of mischief, then it would be a rapscallion-ish rap scallion, though most scallions I know neither rap nor are rapscallions.
Next time you misbehave, apologize and tell your parent you are sorry you were such a rapscallion. Who knows? They might laugh and let you off for good vocabulary.
Captain Jack Sparrow is a well-known fictitious rapscallion.
I am Becky Lyn Rickman. I am a writer because I love words almost as much as I love the people in my life. I want to fill the world with magnificent words and then jump in and splash around in them. I live with Mr. Bingley and Mr. Darcy, my cats, but the only words they really love are "meat" and "gravy."