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n. Bad person, scoundrel (sometimes humorous or affectionate).
"Ah, he's a regular no-goodnik."
"He essays the role of a middle-class Milquetoast and failed rapper who pilfers the identity of a neighborhood thug when said no-goodnik ends up behind bars." (SPIN magazine, Feb 1993)
"I wouldn't let that no-goodnik house-sit for me if I were you."
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Eng "no good" + Yiddish ניק- suffix, signifying a person
no-good-nik, no-goodnick, no goodnik, no good-nik, no goodnick
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