scrofulous

Definitions of scrofulous
  1. adjective
    afflicted with scrofula
    Synonyms:
    ill, sick
    affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
  2. adjective
    having a diseased appearance resembling scrofula
    “"our canoe...lay with her scrofulous sides on the shore"- Farley Mowat”
    Synonyms:
    ugly
    displeasing to the senses
  3. adjective
    morally contaminated
    “"denounce the scrofulous wealth of the times"- J.D.Hart”
    Synonyms:
    immoral
    deliberately violating accepted principles of right and wrong
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