Scrounged a few dollars off my brother.
Scrounge for a cigarette.
Scrounging around the kitchen for a late-night snack.
As long as he's got someone who'll let him scrounge off them, he'll never settle down and get a full-time job.
Origin of scrounge
- Alteration of dialectal scrunge to steal
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition