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Definition of "freeloader" [freeloader]

  • One who does not contribute or pay appropriately; one who gets a free ride, etc. without paying a fair share. (noun)
  • An individual who gets merchandise from the back of supermarket premises that is past its sell-by date. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "freeloader" in a sentence
  • "Coffee shops could be considered a cool office spot, but the term freeloader is flexible, depending if people are there solely for the free WiFi."
  • "I mean, you know, the word freeloader comes to mind when you look at this situation."
  • "Yiddish for "freeloader" - a ubiquitous presence at Hollywood parties, travel junkets, events and premieres and other award-show gifting lounges."
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