Definition for SCUR'VY


  1. Scurfy; covered or affected by scurf or scabs; scabby; diseased with scurvy. – Leviticus.
  2. Vile; mean; low; vulgar; worthless; contemptible; as, a scurvy fellow. He spoke scurvy and provoking terms. – Shak. That scurry custom of taking tobacco. – Swift.

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