Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

German translation of “scavenge”

scavenge

verb /ˈskӕvindʒ/
to search for useful or usable objects, food etc amongst rubbish etc
reinigen
A tramp was scavenging in the bins for something to eat.
scavenger noun
der Straßenkehrer
(Definition of scavenge from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “scavenge” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

workmanship

the skill with which something was made or done

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More