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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
to be on the scroungeandar gorreando or
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
to scrounge something from or off somebodygorrear or
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (general)
to scrounge off somebodyvivir a costa de alguien vivir de alguien por la gorra
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scrounge [skraʊndʒ]
to be on the scrounge (for sth) ir sacando (algo) de gorra; to have a scrounge round for sth ir por ahí pidiendo algo
transitive verb
gorronear (informal); gorrear (informal)
I scrounged a ticket gorroneé una entrada; to scrounge sth from sb gorronear algo a algn; can I scrounge a drink from you? ¿me invitas a un trago? (informal)
intransitive verb
to scrounge on or off sb vivir a costa de algn; to scrounge around for sth ir por ahí pidiendo algo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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