scrounge


scrounge [skraʊndʒ] 是“v. 白拿,白要,蹭吃蹭喝”。从词形、发音、词义上,不妨把scrounge看作是“search round”的合体——四处找寻,到处讨要,蹭吃蹭喝。

例句:Peter never buys anything – he just scrounges (off his friends). 彼得从不买东西,他总是(从朋友那里)蹭吃蹭喝。(剑桥词典)

即时拓展:scrounger  n. 乞丐