0

Maybe my definition of help is skewed, but to me it means cooperation to meet a goal, or some element of teamwork. But is there a word or phrase for the action of (or the person) asking for help, but in reality wanting you to do the whole thing for them?

1
  • Sounds like they are asking for favor.
    – Skooba
    Aug 27 '20 at 20:04
2

You could call him a moocher.

Moocher (noun): one who exploits the generosity of others : a person who mooches off others.
[Merriam-Webster]

(Shiftless or indolent could also be used.)

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.