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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Foul-mouthed or obscene abuse.

Usage examples (33)
  • Or obscenity or foolish talking or scurrility, which is to no purpose: but rather giving of thanks.
  • Hence the slang and scurrility which issued from the lips of the serious Professor, and hence also the weighty words and grave statements which fell from the careless...
  • "scurrility," i.e. a kind of levity resulting from lack of reason, which is unable not only to bridle the speech, but also to restrain outward behavior.
  • Nor was the contest of scurrility entirely one-sided. for more
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