What does scum of the earth mean?

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  1. scum of the earth(Noun)

    An unwanted individual, the worst type of person or people.


  1. Scum of the Earth

    Scum of the Earth is a heavy metal band. They have released three albums. The band formed in 2003 when Rob Zombie set aside his music career, focusing on writing and directing movies. During this time, Mike Riggs and John Tempesta formed Scum of the Earth.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scum of the earth in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scum of the earth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. G. K. Chesterton:

    The rich are the scum of the earth in every country.

  2. Lilly Tomlin, as Ernestine the Operator:

    The phone company handles 84 billion calls a year --- everything from kings, queens, and presidents to the scum of the earth.

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