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bottom feeder meaning

  "bottom feeder" in a sentence
  • noun
    1. A fish that feeds on the bed of the sea, a lake, etc (also bottom fish)
    2. A despicable person (slang)

  • [British slang]
    Noun. A despicable person.

  • [Computer]
    /slop'suhk-r/ A lowest-priority task that only runs when the computer would otherwise be idle. Also called a "hungry puppy" or "bottom feeder" (after the fishermen's and naturalists' term for finny creatures who subsist on the primordial ooze).

    One common variety of slopsucker hunts for large prime numbers.

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  1. you mean that little bottom feeder from the whale wash
  2. he respects many lawyers except bottom feeders
  3. well, if it ain t the bottom feeders
  4. well, if it ain ` t the bottom feeders
  5. a bottom feeder is someone who does what many peo-ple do not want to do

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