scrounger


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someone who mooches or cadges (tries to get something free)

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A scrounger becomes a producer in the next iteration if it is able to find a better location than the current producer and other scroungers.
Andrew McCafferty said: sai" "Dole scroungers aren't a myth, they DO exist.
I work hard, I'm not a scrounger and I've always shown up to the nursery as well as teaching dance classes in the evenings.
Terry's scam was exposed two weeks after The Sun urged readers to shop fiddlers in an attempt to scroungers welfare.
The closest we get to disciplined ethnography is the discovery that there are three mores in the empire: the first scrounger to the trash pile has first dibs, leave the trash neater than you found it, and take only what you need (a principle he regularly violates).
The Scrounger also stocks their own blackpowder solvent, a decanted form of the British "Young's 303" that really does the job.
To me, a benefit scrounger is someone who's popped out a few kids, in a relationship and neither of them go to work, they spend their money on drink, drugs, new clothes for themselves whilst there kids are dressed in tat.
Receiving an anonymous letter which referred to her as being a scrounger is a particularly cowardly act.
Scrounger Andy chips in just 55p a week per child, the maximum the Child Support Agency can force him to contribute.
MacDonald, known as "Intelligence," can speak German to impersonate Nazi soldiers, and Hendley, "The Scrounger," is a master pickpocket.
SCROUNGER God only knows why the judge allowed Hull to be spared jail so he could care for his latest baby.
He said: "Mr Philpott was being lambasted as a benefits scrounger.
Sarah, of Reynoldston Avenue, Stockton, has hit back at being branded a scrounger, and said: "I've worked since I left school to bring my children up.
734x102 Blackpowder rifle/shotgun combo gun, Dangerous Dave at Old Western Scrounger probably has ammo for it.
Huge respect to Jane Bence and Rick Burgess who are taking a step back from the Wow Campaign, and also to Sue Marsh, who is standing back from campaigning for a while but keeping up her moving, ground-breaking blog Diary of Benefit Scrounger.