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English definition of “mooch”

mooch

noun [S]     /muːtʃ/ informal
a period of time spent walking around slowly and without much purpose: I'm going for a mooch round the shops (= to look at what is there, not to buy a particular thing).Useless and futile
(Definition of mooch noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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