freeloader

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free·load

 (frē′lōd′)
intr.v. free·load·ed, free·load·ing, free·loads Slang
To take advantage of the charity, generosity, or hospitality of others.

free′load′er n.

freeloader

(ˈfriːˌləʊdə)
n
slang a person who habitually depends on the charity of others for food, shelter, etc
ˈfreeˌloading n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.freeloader - someone who takes advantage of the generosity of others
borrower - someone who receives something on the promise to return it or its equivalent

freeloader

noun
Slang. One who depends on another for support without reciprocating:
Translations

freeloader

[ˈfriːləʊdəʳ] Ngorrón/ona m/f

freeloader

[ˈfriːləʊdər] n (pejorative)parasite m

freeloader

[ˈfriːˌləʊdəʳ] n (pej) → scroccone/a
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We must not just get angry, we must get even, demanding the law be changed so the freeloaders pay what's due.
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While this is a welcome help to all those visiting the hospital, it seems it has attracted the usual band of freeloaders who see it as nothing more than something to take advantage of.
These "non-travellers" who have now set up an illegal site just outside Meriden are not traditional Romanies, they are modern day freeloaders simply looking for a tax free home without paying council tax, rates, Income Tax etc like the rest of us have to.
As a result, with a few exceptions almost the entire rail and bus industry is nonunion, located in rural areas, and [made up of] tax freeloaders.
Freeloaders come along in, the taxpayer will keep on piling their hard earned taxes into your bottomless pockets, but anyone with a skill or looking to entertain do not bother to apply.
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): A new study has found that a mere threat of punishment can banish freeloaders and encourage them to cooperate with others, thus transforming them into responsible members of society.
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Dr O'Neill said: "Both systems have thieves and freeloaders.