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cadge

play
verb \ˈkaj\

Simple Definition of cadge

  • : to persuade someone to give you (something) for free

Full Definition of cadge

cadgedcadg·ing

  1. :  beg, sponge <cadge a free cup of coffee>

cadg·er noun

Examples of cadge

  1. She cadged money from her sister.



Origin of cadge

back-formation from Scots cadger carrier, huckster, from Middle English cadgear


First Known Use: circa 1812

Rhymes with cadge


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