adjective, scur·vi·er, scur·vi·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM scurvyscur·vi·ly, adverbscur·vi·ness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH scurvyscurfy, scurvy
Words nearby scurvy
Example sentences from the Web for scurvy
Knight — already suffering from scurvy — and Crawford attempted to cross the ice via sled to seek help, but had to turn back.The Woman Who Survived Two Years Alone in the Arctic|Fiona Zublin|December 9, 2020|Ozy
In the 18th century, German immigrants coming to Pennsylvania boarded ships plagued with typhus, dysentery, smallpox, and scurvy.
Sea captains observed that fewer passengers contracted scurvy on ships stocked with casks of cider aboard.
You have had the impudence to have your bread baked under the ashes, you scurvy beggar!
Such as were sick of the scurvy or other diseases have not wanted physick or chyrurgery.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson
It was far more likely that she would reserve her scurvy tricks for some one else.That Lass O' Lowrie's|Frances Hodgson Burnett
We were able to send the sufferers from scurvy to range the woods.
The sailors complained of it, and symptoms of scurvy appeared on board.