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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Collect or look around for (food); Obtain or seek to obtain by cadging or wheedling.

Usage examples (36)
  • "They do tend to kind of scrounge to where they want; they go to the low seats," Finke said.
  • It happened to someone else when it was revealed that he hadn't been taking showers, and the Commander had pronounced him a "scrounge".
  • In the physical world we vainly scrounge for glory.
  • Gonna go see if I can scrounge up some carrot sticks. for more
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