Synonyms for Scrofulous:


scrofulous (noun)
sick, ill, ugly, immoral.

Usage examples for scrofulous

  1. However, we are not certain that such a result would have followed, although the patient's general appearance at the time of the attack, and the typhoid condition which followed, as also the low grade of inflammation bordering on the scrofulous made such a thing probable. – Report on Surgery to the Santa Clara County Medical Society by Joseph Bradford Cox
  2. These chiefly occur in scrofulous subjects. – Hydriatic treatment of Scarlet Fever in its Different Forms by Charles Munde
  3. A strong decoction of the root and leaves, sweetened with honey, has been taken successfully to cure scrofulous sores, being administered two or three times a day in doses of a wineglassful persistently for several months. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie