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Synonyms for scrounge

collect or look around for (food)

obtain or seek to obtain by cadging or wheedling

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25 ( ANI ): At a time when the police is scrounging Honeypreet Insan, the adopted daughter of jailed Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Pradeep Arya former's lawyer claimed Insan visited his office today to sign the anticipatory bail application.
The bird was found in 2005 scrounging for food and slowly starving at a landfill site in Alaska.
Mr Pratt said: "He was even out scrounging when he was arrested for stealing and it was then, we say he came up with a story almost as desperate as his drug addiction.
Even at the practical level, we get little information on the techniques of successful scrounging.
Cutbacks make everything a lot harder because you are constantly scrounging for things.
Palos Verdes makes no apologies for its style of soccer, which relies on scrounging for goals, then playing stingy defense to hold onto the lead.
Seattle-based Axelrod advocates a mindset emphasizing how to ask for the abundant resources that are available rather than scrounging for supposedly limited ones.
The scrounging, 12-strong Crompton clan think they've got it tough.
Being his own director and cinematographer, lugging equipment, scrounging for funding, persevering through adversity--sounds like Richard Stringer is a worthy descendent of his episcopal grandfather.
Those who remain in their home areas have been reduced to sleeping in the open and scrounging food where they can.
Certainly both author and reader easily get caught up in the details of this absurd project: scrounging bushels of free corks, pressuring friends to help, and ultimately navigating a strange and quirky river--nearly always against the wind.
Around the world, as in La Grande Jatte, scrounging animals share the landscape with humans.
Wolf packs often turn out to be bigger than predicted by the theories of animal behaviorists, and a new analysis points to a previously underappreciated factor: the scrounging genius of ravens.
Some of you older soldiers may remember scrounging around bushes and roadsides looking for returnable soda bottles when you were a kid.
FLOODING spread further through east Germany yesterday, leaving emergency crews scrounging for sandbags to shore up crumbling dikes as the country faced its biggest relief effort since World War II.