Definition of Cadged

1. Verb. (past of cadge) ¹



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Definition of Cadged

1. cadge [v] - See also: cadge

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cadged

cadencing
cadency
cadene
cadent
cadential
cadenza
cadenzas
cades
cadet
cadet blue
cadets
cadetship
cadetships
cadette
cadge
cadged (current term)
cadger
cadgers
cadges
cadgier
cadgiest
cadgin
cadginess
cadging
cadgy
cadherin
cadherins
cadi
cadie
cadies

Literary usage of Cadged

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1. When I Come Back by Henry Sydnor Harrison (1919)
"beat" of "inordinate selfishness" — who cadged chocolate sometimes, and at other times gave decided annoyance by his habits of thought and action: "The same ..."

2. A Glossary of Words Used in the Neighbourhood of Sheffield by Sidney Oldall Addy (1888)
"... a thing is badly sewn it is said to be cadged up. CADGE, v. to beg. ' Soon he set off an' cadged his way to Edinburgh. ..."

3. Sinks of London Laid Open: A Pocket Companion for the Uninitiated, to which by George Cruikshank (1848)
"For instance," he said, " it was only the other day, as I was working at the Middle Row, Holborn, which is my regular beat, I cadged a couple of swells. ..."

4. A General Dictionary of Provincialisms by William Holloway (1839)
"cadged, part. pass. Filled. [Ang.'Sax.] Craven. ... Craven Dialect gives cadged above, Ang. Sax., meaning filled ; if he is right here we have the root of ..."

5. Publications by Dorset Record Society, Ohio Civil War Centennial Commission, Ohio Historical Society (1896)
"The common friend had the honour to take leave of the Cardinal York, tho' cadged up like a bird in the Conclave, which was extremely well taken, ..."

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