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scroungeverb [I/T]

 us   /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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