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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The quality of being vulgar, coarse, or abusive.
  • n. A vulgar, coarse, or abusive remark or passage.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Something that is scurrilous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being scurrile or scurrilous; mean, vile, or obscene jocularity.
  • n. That which is scurrile or scurrilous; gross or obscene language; low buffoonery; vulgar abuse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being scurril or scurrilous; low, vile, buffoon-like scoffing or jeering; indecent or gross abusiveness or railing; vulgar, indecent, or abusive language.
  • n. A scurrilous remark, attack, or outburst; an abusive tirade.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. foul-mouthed or obscene abuse

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