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scum

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scum/ˈskʌm/noun
pluralscums
scum
/ˈskʌm/
noun
pluralscums
Learner's definition of SCUM  
[noncount]  : a layer of something unpleasant or unwanted that forms on top of a liquid
informal  : a dishonest, unkind, or unpleasant person
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— scummy

/ˈskʌmi/adjective,scummier; scummiest[also more scummy; most scummy]
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