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English definition of “scrounge”


verb [I/T]    /skrɑʊndʒ/ infml
to get something by asking for it instead of buying it or working for it, or to gather something you want or need from what is available : [T] Baxter scrounged furniture and equipment from local businesses . [I] A black cat scrounged through piles of litter .
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