Examples from the Web for sponger
Piece goods on a pooshcart from old man Zudosky's to the sponger's was all the oitermobiling Max done it.Abe and Mawruss|Montague Glass
Charley Reck was sponger of the parrot-gun on the forecastle, and fully realized the danger and responsibility of his position.
No. 1, the sponger and rammer, had been killed by a pistol-shot.In Hostile Red|Joseph Altsheler
Then Don Juan got in a rage, called him a sponger, and sent him off with offensive epithets.The Grandee|Armando Palacio Valds
The Loader and Sponger haul up and secure the lower half-ports, put in tompion, and secure muzzle-bag.Ordnance Instructions for the United States Navy.|Bureau of Ordnance, USN