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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who takes advantage of the generosity of others.

Usage examples (40)
  • I mean, you know, the word freeloader comes to mind when you look at this situation.
  • A freeloader is a person who takes advantage of others 'generosity without giving anything in return.
  • A "freeloader" would be a business or individual that is providing no health insurance.
  • Outraged at the prospect of his son turning out to be a 'freeloader', Marty called young Frank a 'quitter'. for more
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