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noun [countable] bloodsucker pronunciation in American English /ˈblʌdˌsʌkər/
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pluralbloodsuckers
  1. 1
    informal someone who expects other people to provide them with money, food, etc. and does not make any effort to provide it for themselves
  2. 2
    an insect that feeds on the blood of animals or people
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