touch (someone) for (something)

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Definition of touch (someone) for (something)

informal British
: to persuade (someone) to give or lend one (an amount of money) He touched me for ten pounds. He touched me for a tenner.

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“Touch (someone) for (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/touch%20%28someone%29%20for%20%28something%29. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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