Share this entry

British English: /ˈparəsʌɪt/
American English: /ˈpɛrəˌsaɪt/

Translation of parasite in German:


  • 2 [figurative] [derogatory] (person)
    Parasit, der
    be a total parasite
    nur schmarotzen

Definition of parasite in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    a stupid person