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offscouring

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noun off·scour·ing \-ˌskau̇(-ə)r-iŋ\

Definition of offscouring

  1. 1 :  someone rejected by society :  outcast

  2. 2 :  something that is scoured off :  refuse



Examples of offscouring

  1. <the foundry's offscouring was the neighborhood's eyesore>

  2. <the hills are controlled by bandits and other unsavory offscourings who have taken up a life outside the law>



1526

First Known Use of offscouring

1526


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