offscouring

noun off·scour·ing \ ˈȯf-ˌskau̇(-ə)r-iŋ \

Definition of offscouring

1 :someone rejected by society :outcast
2 :something that is scoured off :refuse

Examples of offscouring in a Sentence

  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

First Known Use of offscouring

1526


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