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leech

noun

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  1. a person who is supported by or seeks support from another without making an adequate return whenever the gang went out for pizza, the leech in the group always had an excuse for not paying his fair share Synonyms bloodsucker, freeloader, free rider, hanger-on, moocher, parasite, sponge, sponger Related Words dependent; deadbeat, idler; flunky (also flunkey or flunkie), henchman, lackey, satellite, stooge, sycophant, toady, yes-man; cheapskate, miser, niggard, piker, scrooge, skinflint, tightwad Near Antonyms benefactor, philanthropist, supporter


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