- bottom fish
- Slang a person who preys upon or panders to the base qualities of others
bottom feederbottom feeder
- A fish or other animal that feeds on the bottom of a body of water.
- One that feeds low on the food chain; a scavenger.
- Slang a. An opportunist who profits from the misfortunes of others: “The frazzled, adrenaline-pumped tabloid newshounds [in the movie] are the bottom feeders of contemporary journalism” ( Entertainment Weekly )b. A low or despicable person.
- bottom feeding