Synonyms of dregs in English:

dregs


See definition of dregs

noun

1‘the dregs from a bottle of wine’

SYNONYMS

sediment, deposit, residue, remains, accumulation

slops, sludge

scum, debris, dross, detritus, refuse

lees, grounds, scourings

technical precipitate, sublimate, residuum, settlings, alluvium

literary draff

archaic grouts

2‘the dregs of humanity’

SYNONYMS

scum, refuse

rabble, vermin

down-and-outs, good-for-nothings, outcasts, deadbeats, tramps, vagrants

the underclass, the untouchables, the lowest of the low, the great unwashed, the hoi polloi, the ragtag, the ragtag and bobtail, the canaille

informal riff-raff, Z-list, trash, dossers