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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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After the scumbag - who was just 17 at the time of the attack - was sentenced yesterday, the elderly woman's daughter said: "This crime has completely destroyed my mum, who up until that day lived on her own, did her own housework, shopping, socialising and enjoyed her own independence.
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30am I WOULD like to dedicate this column to the scumbag, or scumbags, who shoved a brick through my living room window on Friday night and ran off with, among other things, my laptop and Sky box, writes Graham Woods.
Any Scumbag who turned to crime would go straight to jail.
The paparazzi now are evil scumbag cowards who treat me like a product, an animal.
Yet some scallywag, some scumbag can jump on the back of a lorry, come over under the tunnel and never expect to work a day in his (expletive) life.
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.
I don't know about you, but I am getting sick and tired of having our impressionable children exposed to this type of scumbag sex-education.
AMEX: PQP) today announced the purchase of the Scumbag, Scum-Mit, and Skimmer-Scum-Sock pool and spa product lines, rounding out the Company's existing Scum brand product offering.
Scumbag football hooligans turn Covent Garden into a disgusting Cesspit.
Fair play to India who executed that other scumbag who attacked the hotel in Mumbai.