Synonyms of sponge in English:

sponge


See definition of sponge

verb

1‘a boy was sponging down the Daimler's windows’

SYNONYMS
wash, clean, wipe, swab
mop, rinse, sluice, swill

Phrases

    sponge off/on

    ‘she could not bear the thought of sponging on her parents’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    scrounge from, scrounge off, live off, be a parasite on, impose on, beg from, borrow from, be dependent on

    informal

    freeload on, cadge from, bum off

    North American informal

    mooch off

    Australian, New Zealand

    bludge on