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  1. scrounge, forage(verb)

    collect or look around for (food)

  2. schnorr, shnorr, scrounge, cadge(verb)

    obtain or seek to obtain by cadging or wheedling

    "he is always shnorring cigarettes from his friends"


  1. scrounge(Noun)

    Someone who scrounges; a scrounger.

  2. scrounge(Verb)

    To hunt about, especially for something of nominal value; to scavenge or glean.

  3. scrounge(Verb)

    To obtain something of moderate or inconsequential value from another.

    As long as he's got someone who'll let him scrounge off them, he'll never settle down and get a full-time job.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scrounge in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scrounge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • klauben, abstauben, stibitzen, schnorrenGerman
  • pummataFinnish
  • glaner, profiter, quémanderFrench
  • выпрашивать, выцыганиватьRussian
  • aşırmak, yürütmek, otlakçılık etmekTurkish

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