Synonyms of sponger in English:

sponger


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noun

1‘many saw him as an easy touch and he was surrounded by an army of spongers’

SYNONYMS
parasite, hanger-on, leech, scrounger, passenger, drone, beggar
informal freeloader, junketeer, sponge, bum, bloodsucker
British informal ligger, cadger
North American informal mooch, moocher, schnorrer
Australian, New Zealand informal bludger