Word:

Sponger

Spon´ger   Pronunciation: ~jẽr
n.1.One who sponges, or uses a sponge.
2.One employed in gathering sponges.
3.Fig.: A parasitical dependent; a hanger-on.
Noun1.sponger - a workman employed to collect sponges
2.sponger - a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage
Synonyms: leech, parasite, sponge
barnacle, beat, beggar, bloodsucker, bummer, cadger, coupon clippers, deadbeat, drone, freeloader, hanger-on, idle rich, leech, leisure class, lounge lizard, lumpen proletariat, mendicant, moocher, nonworker, panhandler, parasite, rentiers, smell-feast, spiv, sponge, sucker, the unemployable, the unemployed
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sponge on
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sponge up
spongefly
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Spongiae
Spongida
Spongiform
Spongilla
spongillafly
Spongin
Sponginess
Sponging
Sponging house
spongioblast
spongioblastoma
Spongiole
Spongiolite
Spongiopilin
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Spongiozoa
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