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scum

(skŭm),
A film of insoluble material that rises to the surface of a liquid, as in epistasis.
[M.E.]

scum

(skŭm) [ME. scume]
Slimy floating islands of bacteria or impurities on the surface of a culture; an interrupted pellicle of bacterial growth.
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Once again, your initial anger at the news itself becomes compounded at the reaction of idiots and scumbags to the news and off you go again - blood pressure soaring and knuckles clenching white with rage.
The Scumbags are just one of 120,000 such families from hell who are an pounds 8billion drain on the economy.
Make the scumbags knock seven bells out of each other.
Jackie Spry shouted out from the public gallery as Jordan Rees, 24, was led away from the dock at Cardiff Crown Court today, saying: 'Get down there with the other rats, you murdering scumbag.
and is but scumbag who was victim Sheriff Mhairi MacTaggart told him: "I well appreciate there have been difficult circumstances for you all to deal with.
Al Avfc Morley Wish we had the death penalty for these scrounging scumbags.
jDRESSED in a sexy leopard-print top, Charlotte Church looked like she'd put her scumbag ex Kyle Johnson well and truly behind her on a girls' night out.
He died just a few hours after scumbag Harry Marley was given 12 years for killing teenager Debbie McComb.
Unlike his other plays, Mizlansky is set in Hollywood, so the scumbag title characters are more entertainingly pathetic, their values more venal, their pretensions higher than Robert Downey Jr.
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.
Later defending his brother, he added: "For all the people that are judging my brother calling him a scumbag he is not - he is a human being.
Star Scumbag of the Week is Kim Marshman, the slapper who slipped off to the Canaries with a supermarket shelf-stacker, leaving five children aged four to 13 home alone.