Definition of scummy:
dirty, humble, depressed, poor, pathetic, piteous, lowly, dispirited, downcast, low-down, misfortunate, wretched, humbled, down, abject, soiled, down in the mouth, miserable, unclean, suffering, humiliated, small, deplorable, low, execrable, downhearted, grim, contemptible, measly, depleted, modest, unhopeful, woeful, pitiful, pitiable, low-pitched, low-toned, low-spirited, blue, hapless, broken, funky, paltry, scurvy, crushed, gloomy.
- "Si'Wren of the Patriarchs", Roland Cheney.
- "The Charm of Ireland", Burton Egbert Stevenson.
- "Gigolo", Edna Ferber.