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English adjective: scurvy

1. scurvy of the most contemptible kind

SamplesAbject cowardice.
A low stunt to pull.
A low-down sneak.
His miserable treatment of his family.
You miserable skunk!.
A scummy rabble.
A scurvy trick.

Synonymsabject, low, low-down, miserable, scummy



English noun: scurvy

1. scurvy (state) a condition caused by deficiency of ascorbic acid (vitamin C)


Broader (hypernym)avitaminosis, hypovitaminosis

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