- a condom.
- a mean, despicable person.
Origin of scumbag
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Examples from the Web for scumbag
So Many Jihadists Are Flocking to Libya, It's Becoming ‘Scumbag Woodstock’The Best of the Beast, May 5-12
The Daily Beast
May 10, 2014
- slang an offensive or despicable person
C20: perhaps from earlier US sense: condom, from US slang scum semen + bag
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Word Origin and History for scumbag
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