adjective, scrum·mi·er, scrum·mi·est. Chiefly British Informal.

Origin of scrummy

First recorded in 1910–15; scrum(ptious) + -y1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for scrummy

Historical Examples of scrummy

  • All we had was bread and butter, cake, and strawberries with cream; but oh, they were scrummy.

British Dictionary definitions for scrummy


adjective -mier or -miest informal

delicious; lovely

Word Origin for scrummy

C20: from scrumptious
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