What does the word cad mean?

Usage examples for cad

  1. Like a cad, if that's what you mean. – Master of the Vineyard by Myrtle Reed
  2. The cowardly, contemptible cad, who would have his desire at the cost of all that was decent and clean- handed! – The Long Lane's Turning by Hallie Erminie Rives
  3. Lady Turnour behaved like a cad, as usual, but what can you expect? – The Motor Maid by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson