Rak·ish a. Dissolute; lewd; debauched.
The arduous task of converting a rakish lover. --Macaulay.
Rak·ish a. Naut. Having a saucy appearance indicative of speed and dash.
adj 1: marked by smartness in dress and manners; "a dapper young
man"; "a jaunty red hat" [syn: dapper, dashing, jaunty,
natty, raffish, smart, spiffy, snappy, spruce]
2: marked by a carefree unconventionality or disreputableness;
"a cocktail party given by some...raffish bachelors"-
Crary Moore [syn: devil-may-care, raffish]