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Significado de “scum” - Diccionario Inglés

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uk   us   /skʌm/

scum noun (DIRT)

[U] a ​layer of ​unpleasant or ​unwantedmaterial that has ​formed on the ​top of a ​liquid: The ​lake near the ​factory was ​covered with ​grey, foul-smelling scum.

scum noun (IMMORAL PERSON)

[C or U] (plural scum) informal a very ​bad or immoralperson or ​group of ​people: People who ​organizedogfights are scum in my ​opinion! His ​bosstreats him like scum (= very ​badly). racist scum
adjective uk   us   /ˈskʌm.i/
(Definition of scum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scumnoun [U]

 us   /skʌm/
a ​thinlayer that ​forms on the ​surface of a ​liquid: The ​tea was nasty-tasting ​stuff that ​looked like ​pond scum. I ​wish you wouldn’t ​leavesoap scum in the ​bathtub.
(Definition of scum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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