Examples of scurrility in a Sentence
a discussion on some hot-button social issues in which any pretense to civility quickly gave way to intransigence and scurrility
First Known Use of scurrility
Synonymsbillingsgate, fulmination, invective, obloquy, abuse, vitriol, vituperation
Related Wordsblackguardism; blasphemy, curse, execration, imprecation, malediction, profanity; epithet, insult, put-down, slur; expletive, swearword; aspersion, bad-mouthing, belittlement, disparagement, revilement, vilification; castigation, chastisement, criticism, excoriation, opprobrium, rebuke, reprimand, reproof; broadside, diatribe, harangue, polemic, tirade
Near Antonymsacclaim, applause, commendation, praise; compliments, congratulations, endearments, felicitations; adulation, blarney, flattery, overpraise, soft soap
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