KJV Dictionary Definition: scab


SCAB, n. L. scabbies, scaber, rough.

1. An encrusted substance, dry and rough, formed over a sore in healing.

2. The itch or mange in horses; a disease of sheep.

3. A mean, dirty paltry fellow. Low.


SCAB'BED, a. from scab.

1. Abounding with scabs; diseased with scabs.

2. Mean; paltry; vile; worthless.