1. someone who lives off of another person or persons for a very long time and has no responsibilities when it comes to paying bills.
2. a person that doesn't have a job and lives off of someone else for a very long time without paying for their half of the bills.
; charity case
Person1: "How can Jared go on vacation? I thought he doesn't have a job."
Person2: "Oh, that's nothing new. Jared is a welfare case
. He lives off of everyone else. Didn't you know that?"