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mooch

mooch

 
pronunciation:
much
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: mooched, mooches, mooching
definition 1: (slang) to get by begging, or by borrowing without intending to repay or return.
definition 2: to steal.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition 1: to get money or food by begging; scrounge.
definition 2: to sneak or loiter around.
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who mooches.
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derivation: moocher (n.)