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freeload

in. to live off someone else; to eat and drink at someone else’s expense; to live off someone else. Don’t come around here and expect to freeload.
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The food freeloading rate stayed at approximately 50%, but the refusals for accommodation brought the overall generosity level down to just below Cardiff.
Washington, Sep 2 (ANI): 'Harry Potter' star Daniel Radcliffe has said that he will not be a part of the party circuit anymore, as he does not like mingling with freeloading minor celebrities.
Estranged from his own wild-child daughter, Vladimir openly despises his wife's freeloading son and family, but when a sudden illness and an unexpected reunion threaten the dutiful housewife's potential inheritance, she must hatch a desperate plan.
That was built for hardworking men and women of the military, not freeloading Indians," he later wrote.
This would have the added benefit of having real people in Parliament, not just party lobby fodder besides cutting down on their expensive pensions and pay-offs to folk who have done nothing but be part of the freeloading politics 'industry'.
However, his friend's charm begins to lose its appeal when his late-night antics and freeloading ways start to push the couple to the end of their tether.
Actor Ashton Kutcher also stars in the flick about a freeloading opportunist who seduces rich women only to benefit from their wealthy lifestyles.
Freeloading employers aside, we should, of course, welcome the commitment that the better employers make towards training, either in terms of sponsorship or providing placements.
We have had enough of the FA freeloading our players into the England team and not even paying their medical bills when they returned injured.
He also stopped all the freeloading and junketing that was going on beforehand - and that's put a lot of noses out of joint among police officers.
There are plenty of family secrets to protect - this bunch have a habit of getting involved with freeloading spouses, illegal immigrants and blackmailing transvestite hookers.
He depends implicitly on at least two specious propositions: All poor families are able to help pull the wagon, and welfare is a bigger drain on the budget than corporate subsidies, the mortgage-interest tax deduction, freeloading cattle ranchers and so on.
By most accounts, Jesus spent most of his time roaming the countryside, freeloading off of sympathetic bystanders.
The "people in the crowd" no longer believed in politics, but they still believed in freeloading.