Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who scums; an implement used in skimming; specifically, an instrument used for removing the scum of liquids; a skimmer.
  • noun Same as scumber.
  • noun Same as scum-cock.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb obsolete To scumber.
  • noun obsolete Excrement; scumber.
  • noun An instrument for taking off scum; a skimmer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An instrument for taking off scum
  • noun excrement, scumber
  • noun UK, soccer, slang, derogatory, offensive A supporter of Southampton F.C..
  • verb scumber

Etymologies

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Examples

  • There is no translation for "mush" (a Pompey term of affection), "scrote" (the opposite) or "scummer" (anyone from Southampton).

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  • Assault followed by an entirely unplanned and unpremeditated theft from exactly the same victim by exactly the same scummer.

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  • Complaint, Small Hability, and the like; the Vice, Ambidexter, who enters 'with an old capcase on his head, an old pail about his hips for harness, a scummer and a potlid by his side, and a rake on his shoulder'; and the same scuffling and horseplay when the comic element is uppermost.

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  • When the vine-grower went to take the crowns he felt such a commotion in his cheeks that his old scummer face let little laughs exude from its pores like smoke pouring out of a chimney, and he could say nothing.

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  • When the vine-grower went to take the crowns he felt such a commotion in his cheeks that his old scummer face let little laughs exude from its pores like smoke pouring out of a chimney, and he could say nothing.

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  • Take a gallon of new Milk from the Cow, two quarts of Cream, and twelve spoonfuls of Rosewater, put these together in a large Milkpan, and set it upon a fire of Charcole well kindled, (be sure the fire be not too hot) and let it stand a day and a night; then take it off and dish it with a slice or scummer, let no Milk be in it, lay it in a

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  • Ask yourself this, if you were to find out some scummer was asking your other half to be their f×ck buddy, would it annoy you?

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  • Ask yourself this, if you were to find out some scummer was asking your other half to be their f×ck buddy, would it annoy you?

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  • Ask yourself this, if you were to find out some scummer was asking your other half to be their f×ck buddy, would it annoy you?

    Army Rumour Service

  • Ask yourself this, if you were to find out some scummer was asking your other half to be their f×ck buddy, would it annoy you?

    Army Rumour Service

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