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noun [C] uk   /ˈfriːˌləʊ.dər/ us    /-ˌloʊ.dɚ/ disapproving
a person who uses money, food, a room in a house, etc. given by other people, but who gives nothing to them in exchangeUnpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
noun [U] uk   /-ˌləʊ.dɪŋ/ us    /-ˌloʊ.dɪŋ/
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