Definition of Cadger

1. Noun. Someone who mooches or cadges (tries to get something free).

Exact synonyms: Mooch, Moocher, Scrounger
Generic synonyms: Beggar, Mendicant
Specialized synonyms: Schnorrer, Shnorrer
Derivative terms: Cadge, Cadge, Mooch, Scrounge, Scrounge



Definition of Cadger

1. n. A packman or itinerant huckster.

2. n. One who carries hawks on a cadge.

Definition of Cadger

1. Noun. (archaic) A hawker or peddler. ¹

2. Noun. (Geordie) A beggar. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cadger

1. one that cadges [n -S] - See also: cadges

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cadger

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

Literary usage of Cadger

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1. Mystifications by Clementina Stirling Grahame, John Brown (1865)
"When asked what became of the wine that was left, he replied, " I boot ha'e the bottles to wash." THE cadger. An old cadger who brought fish to ..."

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