Translation of bludger in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈblʌdʒər; ˈblʌdʒə(r)/


  • (Austral) (NZ) [colloquial/familiar] gorrón, -rrona (m,f) [familiar/colloquial]; garronero, -ra (m,f) (RPl) [familiar/colloquial]; bolsero, -ra (m,f) (Chi) [familiar/colloquial]; (from welfare state) parásito, -ta (m,f) [familiar/colloquial]
    More example sentences
    • You're a taxpayer-funded bludger, coward, tyrant-appeaser and liar.
    • Now, these go-getters resent handing over almost half their earnings to subsidise the lifestyles of geriatrics, single mums that push prams around at the local shopping centre, and other variants of so called bludgers.
    • Curse the bludgers who created this problem by not paying their dues!

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