no-goodnik(redirected from goodnik)
A person who commits crimes, does bad things, or is generally immoral. I thought I could trust him, but that no-goodnik double-crossed me and made off with the money! The government agency is full of no-goodniks willing to bend the rules for a bribe.
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n. someone who is no good. (The nik is from Russian via Yiddish.) Tell the no-goodnik to leave quietly, or I will call the police.
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