Synonyms of scrofulous


1. scrofulous, ill (vs. well), sick

usage: afflicted with scrofula

2. scrofulous, immoral (vs. moral)

usage: morally contaminated; "denounce the scrofulous wealth of the times"- J.D.Hart

3. scrofulous, ugly (vs. beautiful)

usage: having a diseased appearance resembling scrofula; "our canoe...lay with her scrofulous sides on the shore"- Farley Mowat

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