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Freeload

DEFINITION

Living off the support of others. Free suggests one is receiving value, such as food or a place to live without contributing to the payment nor upkeep. (Compare to Couch potato, Slacker or Bum.)

“I’m tired of your brother living with us, he doesn’t work,¬† he sits around and watches TV, he’s just freeloading off of us.”

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