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Definition of scummy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    scummy

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈskʌmi//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈskʌmi//
     
     
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  1. 1(of a liquid) having a layer of bubbles or an unpleasant substance on the surface scummy water
  2. 2(informal) an insulting way to describe people that you strongly disapprove of scummy people dropping litter