Usage examples for scavenger

  1. Dives, the barbarian, whether in Jerusalem two thousand years ago, or in Boston to- day, lets the poor lie at his gate in indifference, at the mercy of every scavenger that may prey upon them. – White Slaves by Louis A Banks
  2. It is a very squalid tragedy,- that of the dying brutes and the scavenger birds. – The Land Of Little Rain by Mary Hunter Austin
  3. Not so: if we had only the rain as a scavenger we should be in a sorry plight. – The History of London by Walter Besant