Rogue state

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Definition

a rogue state: a state that does not respect other states in its international actions; a dangerous country
noun

a rogue: a villain, a scoundrel

(a) rogue (cop): (a) corrupt (policeman)
adjective
Pronunciation examples
UK: Countries that threaten world peace are called rogue states.
US: Rogue states don't respect other states in their actions.
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Examples

  • "Rogue Trader Caught!"
  • "He expressed discontent over Mr. Delavigne's French roots, claiming that the French support rogue states and 'non-freedom'."

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