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A person who uses something or someone selfishly or unethically.  Synonym: user.

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"Exploiter" Quotes from Famous Books

... these dealings are the reverse of those described in the fable. They depend not upon the initiative of the former; for the Cigale never required the help of others in order to make her living: on the contrary, they are due to the Ant, the greedy exploiter of others, who fills her granaries with every edible she can find. At no time does the Cigale plead starvation at the doors of the ant-hills, faithfully promising a return of principal and interest; the Ant on the contrary, harassed by drought, ...
— Social Life in the Insect World • J. H. Fabre

... as possible removed from Havemeyer's humdrum existence was that of Phineas Taylor Barnum, the greatest showman the world has ever seen, the originator of the great travelling circus, the exploiter of Tom Thumb and Jenny Lind, the owner of Jumbo, the most famous elephant that ever lived, whose name has passed into the English language as ...
— American Men of Mind • Burton E. Stevenson

Words linked to "Exploiter" :   user, selfish person, exploit

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