wharf rat

NOUN
  1. brown rat that infests wharves
  2. someone who lives near wharves and lives by pilfering from ships or warehouses
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How To Use wharf rat In A Sentence

  • The strike taught these wharf rats about power - that working people could get it, and wield it with devastating effect, if they understood that the world depended on them.
  • That bum sitting on a heating grate, smelling like a wharf rat?
  • I'm the one who always has to get out front and say ‘no’, and explain, and be the lousy wharf rat because they think I'm running a fraud.
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