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scumbag

[ skuhm-bag ]
/ ˈskʌmˌbæg /
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Definition of scumbag

noun Slang: Vulgar.
a condom.
a mean, despicable person.
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Origin of scumbag

First recorded in 1965–70; scum + bag
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British Dictionary definitions for scumbag

scumbag
/ (ˈskʌmˌbæɡ) /

noun
slang an offensive or despicable person

Word Origin for scumbag

C20: perhaps from earlier US sense: condom, from US slang scum semen + bag
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