Sentence Examples with the word scapegrace

He at once began love-making, and in spite of his ugliness succeeded in winning the heart of the lady to whom his colonel was attached; this led to such scandal that his father obtained a lettre de cachet, and the young scapegrace was imprisoned in the isle of Re.

Clesinger turned out a thankless scapegrace and George Sand was at last compelled to refuse to admit him to Nohant.