Definition for Scourge (-d)

scourge (-d), v. [Fr. < L. excori─üta, strip off the hide.] (webplay: straight).

  1. Push; beat; drive by blows.
  2. Whip; drive by flogging; [fig.] condemn; punish; chastise; correct; pronounce guilty.
  3. Force; compel; afflict.

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