Mike tried to cadge his way into Juliet’s pants. She told him to fuck off. She was just not interested.


Verb

  1. To intrude or live on another meanly; to beg.
  2. To carry, as a burden.
  3. To hawk or peddle.

Noun

  1. A circular frame on which cadgers carry hawks for sale.

Pronunciations

  • /kædʒ/

Origin

Of uncertain origin, possibly a corruption of cage, from Old French.


Cite this Entry

Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Cadge.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/cadge. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “cadge”, accessed October 26, 2020, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/cadge.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Cadge. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/cadge


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