adjective, scab·bi·er, scab·bi·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM scabbyscab·bi·ly, adverbscab·bi·ness, noun
Words nearby scabby
Example sentences from the Web for scabby
One was barely alive, her tiny body almost furless, her skin scabby and inflamed, her tail a sparsity of filaments.How a sickly squirrel offered me unexpected comfort|Pam Spritzer|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
Or scabby, old, fake floral arrangements with more dust than petals.
The sheep get scabby from a microbe under the skin, which causes them to itch fearfully, and they lose their wool.Beautiful Joe|Marshall Saunders
When a man grows scabby, take him to the bath, give him a thorough cleaning, put clean clothes on him—and he will get well.Mother|Maksim Gorky
It was that scabby greenhorn who must have taken it into her head.Yekl|Abraham Cahan
In the whole fair there aren't more than four scabby rams and the Saint Joseph's ass.Under the Shadow of Etna|Giovanni Verga
It is mine,” quickly replied Rabbit, “and the little scabby heifer belongs to Elephant.My Dark Companions|Henry M. Stanley