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scum

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1 people looked down upon as ignorant and of the lowest class
  • claimed that only scum lived in that part of town

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2 a person whose behavior is offensive to others
  • ignore the heckler—he's complete scum

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The first known use of scum was in the 14th century

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“Scum.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scum. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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