A term that is widely used in texting and chat, and on social media and elsewhere on the internet, but what does Scrub mean in slang?
Most Common Scrub Meaning
Scrub means loser.
Scrub is used to belittle someone for having a low social and/or economic status, or for not being very good at something.
I don’t care if he is a nice guy, I ain’t dating no scrub.
Alternative Scrub Meanings
To cancel, abandon or delete something.
Work clothes worn by hospital staff.
What Does Scrub Mean?
Related Slang Terms
Chav – A young person, perceived as belonging to a lower social class and displaying brash or loutish behavior.
Pleb – A person from the lower social classes.
Ratchet – Coarse and inelegant.