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[skruhm-ee] /ˈskrʌm i/
adjective, scrummier, scrummiest. Chiefly British Informal.
Origin of scrummy
First recorded in 1910-15; scrum(ptious) + -y1 Unabridged
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  • All we had was bread and butter, cake, and strawberries with cream; but oh, they were scrummy.

    Into the Jaws of Death

    Jack O'Brien
British Dictionary definitions for scrummy


adjective (informal) -mier, -miest
delicious; lovely
Word Origin
C20: from scrumptious
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