to live by relying on someone else's generosity or hospitality without sharing in the cost or responsibility <he's always mooching off of his friends, even though he can easily pay his own way>
to move about in a sly or secret manner <I suspect she's mooching around in the background and keeping an eye on us> Synonyms lurk
to move about from place to place aimlessly <kids on vacation mooching about the house and looking for something to do> Synonyms bat
galavant), kick around
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