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English definition of “scabrous”

scabrous

adjective     /ˈskeɪ.brəs/ literary
offensive or shocking, because describing or showing sex: The book includes some memorably seedy characters and scabrous descriptions.Relating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
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