Beggar and Sponge

Beggar

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Beggar noun – A person who lives by public begging.
Usage example: the pitiful beggars that are such a common sight in underdeveloped countries

Sponge and beggar are semantically related in mendicant topic. In some cases you can use "Sponge" instead a noun "Beggar".
Nearby Words: beggared, beggarly, begging, beggary, beggaring
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Sponge

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Sponge noun – A person who is supported by or seeks support from another without making an adequate return.
Beggar and sponge are semantically related in mendicant topic. Sometimes you can use "Beggar" instead a noun "Sponge".
Nearby Words: spongy, sponger, sponged, sponging
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