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cadge (something) from (someone)

slang To borrow something from someone. I need to cadge your textbook from you before the big test.
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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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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

cadge something from someone

 and cadge something off someone
Sl. to beg or borrow something from someone. Go cadge some sugar from the lady next door. I cadged this jacket off a friendly guy I met.
See also: cadge
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

cadge something from someone

and cadge something off someone
tv. to beg or borrow something from someone. I cadged this jacket off a friendly guy I met. He tried to cadge a ten-spot from me.
See also: cadge, someone, something

cadge something off someone

See also: cadge, off, someone, something
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Andy Campbell sent a shot off the face of the bar and the ball broke to Cadger who made no mistake from pointblank range to fire his side into the next round.
And although their rivals still had hope at just one down, Cadger put the last-four result beyond doubt in the dying minutes.
But Cadger found some consolation in defeat as the Fife visitors missed out on drawing either of the Old Firm clubs and had to settle for a home tie with first division strugglers Alloa.
Michael's body was found on the westbound carriageway of the M9 near Cadger's Brae at about 5.40am on Saturday.
Three minutes later Kevin Steele played in Graham Cadger who fired home to make it 2-0.
BUCKIE lost out 5-4 to cup holders FORRES in a penalty shoot-out after they finished level at 1-1 and Graham Cadger, Derek Nicol and Kevin Craig sent KEITH through against visitors ROTHES.
Vale fought back, with Ryan Presslie's cross finding Graham Cadger whose shot deflected off Bruce Morrison.
A Graham Cadger double helped KEITH to a 4-1 win over WICK while Shaun Scott gave LOSSIEMOUTH victory over FORT WILLIAM.
Special guests are The Proclaimers and tables of 10 can be purchased for pounds 500 through Graeme Cadger on
Allan Cadger, Basingstoke, Hampshire SO the UK are to give Afghanistan 10 years of economic help.
GRAEME CADGER fired in a four-goal salvo as Vale romped to victory.
KEITH are demanding that the SFA cough up pounds 4000 that the club owe Deveronvale for striker Graham Cadger.
The deal to host advertising boards at the club's ground in Pitmedden, Aberdeenshire, was brokered by United chairman Atoll Cadger. His company have links with the Middle East.
Elsewhere Graeme Cadger bagged a hat-trick as Deveronvale thumped Brora 7-1, Huntly beat Nairn 4-1, Rothes went down 3-2 at home to Fort William and Cove edged a dramatic seven-goal thriller at home to Keith