Definition of Scrounged

1. Verb. (past of scrounge) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Scrounged

1. scrounge [v] - See also: scrounge

Lexicographical Neighbors of Scrounged

scrouge
scrouged
scrouger
scrougers
scrouges
scrouging
scrounge
scrounge up
scrounged (current term)
scrounger
scroungers
scrounges
scroungier
scroungiest
scrounging
scroungy
scrow
scrowdge
scrowdged
scrowdges
scrowl
scrowle
scrowled

Literary usage of Scrounged

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A glossary of French slang by Olivier Leroy (1922)
"On m'a fabriqué mon tabac, they've scrounged my tobacco. fade, sb. m. ... On m'a fait mon tabac, my tobacco has been scrounged. 3. ..."

2. Biographical Memoirs by National Academy Of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences Staff, Caroline K. McEuen (1980)
"The tube was entirely laboratory built using surplus transformer bushings as insulators; many other "scrounged" components constituted the power supply and ..."

3. Bulletin of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library (1897)
"We begged, borrowed and scrounged for every scrap; often we were reduced to using the trim, or waste, from Yank and Stars & Stripes. ..."

4. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"1920 I scrounged around in my trash system trying to find if I had a carbon of my last to you —Flannery O'Connor, letter, 8 Oct. 1957 This is another ..."

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