Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Scum"

The meaning of "Scum" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa scum?
A: Definitions:
1. Worthless person or a group of people
(This definition Is informal and should not be use on anyone else unless it's the person you dont like)

2. A layer of dirt on top of liquid
Q: O que significa Degenerate scum?
A: It's just a derogatory/rude thing to call someone, there's no specific meaning
degenerate: having lost good qualities, immoral, corrupt
scum: rude, belittling slang term to call someone
Q: O que significa "I am sick scum"?
Q: O que significa "You lousy scum sucking creep"?
A: literally:

lousy= no good, not good
scum= gross substance, usually they grows or floats in water
a creep= a person who is creepy

it’s a fairly usual insult to call someone “scum” or that they are a “scum sucking” person or a “scum sucker”. So in this case, the Joker is lousy, scum-sucking, and a creep
Q: O que significa scum?
A: Scum is describing a liquid in which the top layer is covered in a dirt or foam like substance , but the slang version can refer to someone as trash.

Example sentences using "Scum"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com scum.
A: The pond is covered in scum.
I hate criminal scum like him.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com scum .
A: I cleaned the soap scum out of the bathtub.

I hate that guy. He is scum.

The pond has a top layer of scum.

The stormtrooper shouted, "Rebel Scum!" at Luke Skywalker.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com scum.
A: Scum actually isn’t used very much in common English.

Scum has two meanings:
1. Nasty residue
For example: I need to clean the bathtub because there is a lot of soap scum.
The water has a lot of pond scum, due to algae and dirt.

2. Slag for a horrible, worthless person.
For example: That person is scum because they kicked a puppy.
Murderers are scum of the earth. (“Scum of the earth” is a phrase that means really really horrible)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com scum.
A: 「Those who break the rules are scum, but those who abandon their friends are worse than scum

Synonyms of "Scum" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre scum e the lowest of the low ?
A: I think these are interchangeable.

Translations of "Scum"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? scum and scumbah
A: Scumbag?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? scum
A: 문맥에 따라 다를 수 있습니다
Piece of sh*t
이런 나쁜 말은 될 거 같애요. 나쁜 사람 의미로 쓰시려고요?

Other questions about "Scum"

Q: You should often skim the scum on your bathtub. soa natural?
A: × You should often skim the scum on your bathtub.
✓ You should often clean the scum off your bathtub.


Q: He is a freaking criminal scum. soa natural?
A: Although unkind, to make this make sense, I would say "He is criminal scum."
Q: He's acting like a scum lately but he's a kind person. soa natural?
A: U don't need the "a" it sounds better with "he's acting like scum lately"
Q: -Do you say "scum" often?
-Does it not sound ladylike?
A: Talking about people, "scum" is not a good word to use for anybody. As a man, I wouldn't ever refer to anybody as scum.

"Scum" is a noun for a layer of matter on the surface of water. To call anything "scum" as a metaphor would imply it was as worthless as dirt.
Q: "neither am I scum enough to sit quietly by while people are getting hurt before my eyes"
What does "by" in this sentence mean?
A: sitting by (them or him) means sitting near them

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