- a person who buys as little as possible and makes use of recycled or discarded goods and materials, in an effort to reduce waste and limit environmental impact.
Origin of freegan
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- a person who, through opposition to capitalism and consumerism, attempts to live without buying consumer goods, recycling discarded goods instead
C20: from free + (ve) gan