\ ˈfȧj \
plural -s

Definition of fadge

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1a chiefly Scottish : a round thick loaf of bread
b chiefly Irish : potato cake or bread
2 : bundle
3 Australia : an irregular package of wool weighing from 60 to 150 pounds
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Definition of fadge (Entry 2 of 2)

1a archaic : to fit surroundings and consequently to thrive or avail
b obsolete : suit, agree
2a obsolete : to be compatible
b archaic : succeed

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History and Etymology for fadge


Middle English (Scots dialect) faige

Intransitive verb

origin unknown

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“Fadge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fadge. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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