(US) One who relies on another for support
(UK, New Zealand, Canada, Scotland) An individual who gets merchandise from the back of supermarket premises that is past its sell-by date.
An organism, especially a fungus or bacterium, that lives on and gets its nourishment from dead organisms or decaying organic material. Saprophytes recycle organic material in the soil, breaking it down into in simpler compounds that can be taken up by other organisms.
A light cake, such as sponge cake.
A parasite that ultimately destroys its host, as any of various wasp larvae which feed progressively on the tissues of an immature stage of a host species
Any of a large division (Eumycota) of thallophytes, including molds, mildews, mushrooms, rusts, and smuts, that are parasites on living organisms or that feed upon dead organic material: fungi lack chlorophyll, true roots, stems, and leaves, and reproduce by means of spores: in some systems of biological classification, these organisms are placed in a separate kingdom (Fungi) and are not considered to be plants
A person who spends time in the company of another person or of a group out of admiration or for personal gain.
(Biol.) A plant or animal that lives on or in an organism of another species from which it derives sustenance or protection without benefit to, and usually with harmful effects on, the host
The state of being determined, influenced, or controlled by something else:
The definition of a slave is a person who is the property of another and is under the control of the master or a person who is overly influenced by something or someone else.
Relating to or characteristic of a parasite.
An enthusiasm or obsession:
One who does not pay one's debts.
One who does menial or trivial work; a drudge.
(Software) Acronym of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server.
A disease caused by a virus
To live as a parasite in or on:
A server that stores Web pages and makes them available on the World Wide Web
Blessing is defined as God's favor, or a person's sanction or support, or something you ask God for, or something for which you are grateful.
Find another word for parasite. In this page you can discover 49 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for parasite, like: leech, dependent, freeloader, saprophyte, bacteria, sponge, parasitoid, fungus, epiphyte, hanger-on and sponger.