cadge (something) off (someone)

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cadge (something) off (someone)

slang To borrow something from someone. I need to cadge your textbook off you before the big test.
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cadge something off someone

verb
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I'll cadge off my brother or friends with an allotment.
Why a couple with the earning capacity of the Blairs should cadge off the Italian government instead of paying for their own hols is unclear.