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How to use offscouring in a sentence
Though his visit was an errand of mercy, yet he was treated as the offscouring of all things.
The best of His disciples, those who had caught the enthusiasm of His idea, were treated as the offscouring of the earth.Expositor's Bible: Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther|Walter Adeney
The degradation of the ass, the offscouring of all things, is probably at the root of this.Beast and Man in India|John Lockwood Kipling
Is it because those who cherish it are treated as the offscouring of all flesh, in the place of their birth?Thoughts on African Colonization|William Lloyd Garrison
They were dead to the world, and willing to be accounted as the dung and offscouring of all things, so that they might win Christ.