Definition of scunge noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//skʌndʒ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//skʌndʒ//
    (Australian English, New Zealand English, informal)
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  1. 1[uncountable] dirt
  2. 2[countable] an unpleasant person
  3. 3[countable] a person who does not like to spend money
  4. Word Originearly 19th cent. (originally Scots in the sense ‘scrounger’): of unknown origin; compare with the verb scrounge.