Definition for SCUR'RIL

SCUR'RIL, a. [L. scurrilis, from scurra, a buffoon; G. scheren, D. scheeren, to jeer.]

Such as befits a buffoon or vulgar jester; low; mean; grossly; opprobrious in language; scurrilous; as, scurril jests; scurril scoffing; scurril taunts. Shak. Dryden.

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