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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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And Margaret's son Eddie himself commented: "Anyone that thinks they recognise this scumbag or his car, please contact Crimestoppers, myself or Paul Meechan.
THE Dewitt family of Leigh, Greater Manchester, use several names but Scumbags suits them best of all.
In its account of the Huffington Post scoop on Bill Clinton's tirade last June 2 against Todd Purdum for his Vanity Fair profile , The New York Times quoted some of the ex-president's epithets, including "sleazy" and "slimy" but drew the line at "scumbag." Other leading news outlets were not so coy.
A senior Birmingham politician who referred to asylum seekers as "scumbags" has been cleared of bringing the city council into disrepute.
On Japanese paper, three delicate watercolored droplets were captioned "jism." Over a set of arrogantly heterosexual greeting card salutations, "Pour Votre Mariage" (For your marriage), "Bienvenue Cher Bebe" (Welcome dear baby), Fabo watercolored an opened condom, inscribed "scumbag." The voices of tenderness were always tempered with ones of anger and grief.
The 31-year-old, who played gangster Pauley in the RTE series and crazy kidnapper Ciaran in Fair City, admitted he wants to show viewers he's different to the "scumbag" characters he portrays.
SCUMBAG' THUGS ATTACKED DRIVER WHO STOPPED NEAR PUB POLICE have issued a fresh appeal for information after hooded carjackers used wheelie bins to force a BMW driver to stop.
Vladimir Putin RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has called Sergei Skripal, the ex-spy who was poisoned with a military grade nerve agent in Britain, a traitor and a "scumbag".
The post Putin calls poisoned ex-spy Skripal a 'scumbag' appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Jeni Potter Karl sorry to hear about what a scumbag did to you but get out there because there are a lot of good people out there.
That's right - a scumbag is trying to deflect from the real argument by saying: "Hey, come on, we all do tax avoidance.