a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;
"only a rotter would do that"
"kill the rat"
"throw the bum out"
"you cowardly little pukes!"
"the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
- Please take the bag of trash to the garbage can.
- I run back to my room and retrieve my bag.
- I wouldn't have anything to do with those scum.
- He come home with two brace of rabbit in the bag.
- The competition entries were a very mixed bag.
- When the meat is boiling, remove the scum.