scrounge - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] informal 

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/skraʊndʒ/
present tense
I/you/we/theyscrounge
he/she/itscrounges
present participlescrounging
past tensescrounged
past participlescrounged
  1. to get something that you want by asking someone for it instead of by providing it or paying for it yourself

derived words

scrounge

 

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noun [countable]
singularscrounge
pluralscrounges

scrounger

noun [countable]
singularscrounger
pluralscroungers