sponger - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "sponger" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

sponger / нахлебник, паразит, приживал
имя существительное
freeloader, sponger, boarder, sponge
parasite, pest, sponge, sucker, sponger, bloodsucker
sponge, sponger
имя существительное
a person who lives at others' expense.
Asylum-seekers and refugees are not spongers and freeloaders, according to Minister O'Donoghue.
a person who applies paint to pottery using a sponge.
By the end he sees that in the house of the film star he is regarded as ‘a lackey, a sponger , a pathetic hanger-on’.
Looks like I'll never be a decent sponger , at least not consciously.
Lounging around at home like a loafing sponger will create mass inflation plunging Britain into an economic ice-age, say the London - based layabouts' collective.
So does it make you a sponger to get money from the State to buy a baby's buggy?
The message from the Committee is if you watch the picture please pay up and don't be a sponger .
With considerable pride, Ireland can claim to have given the world a new kind of sponger : the loaded freeloader.
He was a sponger even when he had money of his own.
MPs, councillors and all their cronies are nothing more than scroungers, spongers , parasites.
‘The fact that the vast majority of recently arrived asylum seekers are excluded from the workplace creates a situation where they are seen as spongers ,’ he believes.
Also last week, Mr Blair's welfare system came under fire for promoting professional spongers .