Despicable is a related term of scurrile.
As adjectives the difference between despicable and scurrile
is that despicable
is fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless while scurrile
is (archaic) scurrilous.
Fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless
* 1621 , , The Anatomy of Mleancholy , III.1.1.i:
*:’Tis not scurrile this, but chaste, honest, most part serious, and even of religion itself.
* Sir Walter Scott
- The wretched affectation of scurrile laughter.
- A scurrile or obscene jest will better advance you at the court of Charles than your father's ancient name.