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 Dictionary entry overview: What does scrounger mean? 

  The noun SCROUNGER has 1 sense:

1. someone who mooches or cadges (tries to get something free)

  Familiarity information: SCROUNGER used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1scrounger [BACK TO TOP]


Someone who mooches or cadges (tries to get something free)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people


cadger; mooch; moocher; scrounger

Hypernyms ("scrounger" is a kind of...):

beggar; mendicant (a pauper who lives by begging)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "scrounger"):

schnorrer; shnorrer ((Yiddish) a scrounger who takes advantage of the generosity of others)

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