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scum·bag

 (skŭm′băg′)
n.
1. Slang A person regarded as despicable.
2. Vulgar Slang A condom, especially one that has been used.

[From slang scum, semen.]

scumbag

(ˈskʌmˌbæɡ)
n
slang an offensive or despicable person
[C20: perhaps from earlier US sense: condom, from US slang scum semen + bag]

scum

(skʌm)

n., v. scummed, scum•ming. n.
1.
a. a film or layer of foul matter that forms on the surface of a liquid.
b. a film of algae on still or stagnant water: pond scum.
2. refuse or offscourings.
3. a low, worthless person.
4. such persons collectively; dregs.
v.i.
5. to form scum; become covered with scum.
v.t.
6. to remove the scum from.
[1200–50; Middle English scume < Middle Dutch schūme (Dutch schuim) foam, c. German Schaum]
scum′less, adj.
scum′like`, adj.
Translations

scumbag

[ˈskʌmˌbæg] Ncabronazo m, borde mf

scumbag

[ˈskʌmbæg] n (pejorative)fripouille f

scumbag

n (inf: = man) → Bastard m (inf), → Scheißkerl m (inf); (= woman)Miststück nt (inf)
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I thoroughly documented the exam, compiling good evidence to "nail the scumbag.
His performance, cold and sinuous as a snake, with a slit-eyed disregard of his costars, didn't match the recall of Push reviewers, but it was scumbag all the way.