HyperDic: scrounger

English > 1 sense of the word scrounger:
NOUNperson scrounger, moocher, mooch, cadgersomeone who mooches or cadges (tries to get something free)
English > scrounger: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who mooches or cadges (tries to get something free).
Synonymsmoocher, mooch, cadger
Narrowerschnorrer, shnorrer(Yiddish) a scrounger who takes advantage of the generosity of others
Broaderbeggar, mendicantA pauper who lives by begging
Spanishbuitre, chupón, chupóptero, gorrón, sableador, sablista
Catalangorrer, gorrista, vividor
Verbsscroungecollect or look around for (food)
scroungeobtain or seek to obtain by cadging or wheedling / wheedling

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