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Translation of "scavenge" - English-Spanish dictionary

scavenge

verb   /ˈskæv.ɪndʒ/
to look for or get food or other objects in other people’s rubbish escarbar, rescatar The flood has left people and animals desperately scavenging for food. We managed to scavenge a lot of furniture from the dump.1987
(Definition of scavenge from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

scavenge

verb /ˈskӕvindʒ/
to search for useful or usable objects, food etc amongst rubbish etc andar buscando entre la basura A tramp was scavenging in the bins for something to eat.
scavenger noun
rebuscador, trapero; animal carroñero
(Definition of scavenge from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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