Thesaurus / scabrous
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Behind him, standing atop the dented and scabrous garbage cans, Dumont.

A scaly, scabrous thing was pressing against his upflung hands that he raised above his head—a loathsome touch!

Brood of the Dark MoonCharles Willard Diffin

The green vanished like a mist, and scabrous desert cacti crept in on prickly feet.

Dust of the DesertRobert Welles Ritchie

Carol glanced from the scabrous object to Vida, and realized that she was not joking.

Main StreetSinclair Lewis

The whole relation had been ruined by entering this scabrous building.

Sinister Street, vol. 2Compton Mackenzie

Blades long, dark green, succulent and scabrous: ridges numerous and flat above, but distinct (Fig. 9).

GrassesH. Marshall Ward

Despite the subject and the title, there is nothing in the least "scabrous" in it.

A very honest woman, amused at this scabrous conversation, but inexperienced.

Very WomanRemy de Gourmont

Then we incontinently proceed to stone him to death with scabrous adjectives!

IconoclastsJames Huneker

The spores are rounded, and rough (scabrous) on the surface.

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