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Dregs or sediment, as of fermenting wine
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  1. Dregs or sediment, as of fermenting wine
  2. Sediment settling during fermentation, especially in wine; dregs.
(Plural only) The sediment at the bottom of a liquid, or from which a liquid has been filtered (as in coffee grounds).
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  1. (Plural only) The sediment at the bottom of a liquid, or from which a liquid has been filtered (as in coffee grounds).
  2. (Law) Basis or justification for something, as in "grounds for divorce."
  3. The collective land areas that compose a larger area, as in the castle grounds.
(Chiefly Brit., Slang) A worthless, contemptible person
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  1. (Chiefly Brit., Slang) A worthless, contemptible person
  2. The vitreous mass left as a residue by the smelting of metallic ore. It consists mostly of the siliceous and aluminous impurities from the iron ore.
  3. The fused refuse or dross separated from a metal in the process of smelting
(Slang) One, such as a person or an element of society, that is regarded as despicable or worthless.
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  1. (Slang) One, such as a person or an element of society, that is regarded as despicable or worthless.
  2. Refuse or worthless matter.
  3. A thin layer of impurities which forms on the top of liquids or bodies of water, often as the result of boiling or fermentation
Items or material discarded or rejected as useless or worthless; trash or rubbish.
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  1. Items or material discarded or rejected as useless or worthless; trash or rubbish.
  2. Anything thrown away or rejected as worthless or useless; waste; trash; rubbish
(Dial.) Worthless stuff
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  1. (Dial.) Worthless stuff
  2. Those people regarded as worthless, disreputable, etc.; rabble
  3. The rabble; crowds; the common people.
Find another word for dregs. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dregs, like: lees, grounds, slag, scum, refuse, riffraff, residue and trash.