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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Covered with a film of impurities or vegetation that can form on the surface of a liquid; Of the most contemptible kind.

Usage examples (35)
  • The scummy surface of the polluted pond
  • Adjective, : That was a scummy trick
  • Yeah, I know what that ring is around the moon over Korea - it's called scummy toilet moon.
  • He gravitated toward these "scummy" dens no matter what city he was in. for more
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