Synonyms for scurvy

Synonyms for (noun) scurvy

Synonyms: scorbutus, scurvy

Definition: a condition caused by deficiency of ascorbic acid (vitamin C)

Similar words: hypovitaminosis, avitaminosis

Definition: any of several diseases caused by deficiency of one or more vitamins

Synonyms for (adj) scurvy

Synonyms: abject, scummy, scurvy, low, low-down, miserable

Definition: of the most contemptible kind

Usage: abject cowardice; a low stunt to pull; a low-down sneak; his miserable treatment of his family; You miserable skunk!; a scummy rabble; a scurvy trick

Similar words: contemptible

Definition: deserving of contempt or scorn

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