Dependent and Parasite

Dependent

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Dependent noun – A person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support).
Parasite and dependent are semantically related in sponger topic. In some cases you can use "Parasite" instead a noun "Dependent".
Nearby Words: depend, dependence, dependency, dependant, depending
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Parasite

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Parasite noun – A person who is supported by or seeks support from another without making an adequate return.
Usage example: a parasite who lived in the family's basement and refused to get a job or pay rent

Dependent and parasite are semantically related in sponger topic. Sometimes you can use "Dependent" instead a noun "Parasite".
Nearby Words: parasitical, parasitic, parasitism
Synonyms for Parasite
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Parasite and Dependent. (2016). Retrieved 2021, September 28, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/dependent/parasite
Dependent & Parasite. N.p., 2016. Web. 28 Sep. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/dependent/parasite>.
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