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scabbed

[ skab-id, skabd ]
/ ˈskæb ɪd, skæbd /
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adjective
covered with or affected by scabs.
Obsolete. mean or petty.
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Origin of scabbed

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at scab, -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM scabbed

scab·bed·ness, nounun·scab·bed, adjective

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