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Definition of wodge

chiefly British
: a bulky mass or chunk : lump, wad

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Recent Examples on the Web On June 3rd Warner Music started trading in New York having raised $1.9bn—a healthy wodge even in good times. The Economist, "Floating not drowning Companies are still raising cash by floating," 6 June 2020 So that’s a huge wodge of our work to basically not control, that’s the point about it. Marc Hirsh, BostonGlobe.com, "On tour, Squeeze has no shortage of almost-hits to play," 21 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of wodge

1860, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wodge

probably alteration of wedge

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27 Jun 2020

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“Wodge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wodge. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of wodge

British, informal : a large piece of something : a large amount of something

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