- Cadge is defined as to get something by begging for it.
An example of to cadge is to get dinner by asking people entering a restaurant to buy you something.
- cadger noun
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intr. & tr.v. cadged cadged, cadg·ing, cadg·es
Origin: Perhaps back-formation from obsolete cadger, peddler, from Middle English cadgear.
- cadgˈer noun