sponge - noun

  • a porous mass of interlacing fibers that forms the internal skeleton of various marine animals and usable to absorb water or any porous rubber or cellulose product similarly used
  • someone able to acquire new knowledge and skills rapidly and easily
  • a follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage
  • primitive multicellular marine animal whose porous body is supported by a fibrous skeletal framework; usually occurs in sessile colonies

  • sponge - verb

    • wipe with a sponge, so as to clean or moisten
    • ask for and get free; be a parasite
    • erase with a sponge; as of words on a blackboard
    • soak up with a sponge
    • gather sponges, in the ocean

    sponge - thesaurus

    cadge   grub   leech   mooch   parasite   parazoan   poriferan   sponger  

    Other Spellzone word lists: Animals, Invertebrates
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    Scrabble score for sponge

    s is 1 p is 3 o is 1 n is 1 g is 2 e is 1
    Scrabble score = 9

    generated at 00:21:29 on 02-12-23

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