rogue / rōg/ • n. 1. a dishonest or unprincipled man: you are a rogue and an embezzler. ∎ a person whose behavior one disapproves of but who is nonetheless likable or attractive (often used as a playful term of reproof): Cenzo, you old rogue!2. [usu. as adj.] an elephant or other large wild animal driven away or living apart from the herd and having savage or destructive tendencies: a rogue elephant. ∎ a person or thing that behaves in an aberrant, faulty, or unpredictable way: he hacked into data and ran rogue programs. ∎ an inferior or defective specimen among many satisfactory ones, esp. a seedling or plant deviating from the standard variety.• v. [tr.] remove inferior or defective plants or seedlings from (a crop).
Hence roguery, roguish XVI.
Rogue ★ 1976 (R)
The Rogue is a ruthless man who can make beautiful women do anything that he desires; so, of course, he does. 87m/C VHS . Milan Galvonic, Barbara Bouchet, Margaret Lee; D: Gregory Simpson.