freeloader meaning, freeloader definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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  ( freeloaders    plural  ) If you refer to someone as a freeloader, you disapprove of them because they take advantage of other people's kindness, for example by accepting food or accommodation from them, without giving anything in return.  
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