The word “cadges” has 2 syllables: cad-ges.

It's pronounced as /ˈkædʒɪz/.

What is synonym and antonym for cadges?

In the thesaurus, “cadges” has 15 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for cadges along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for cadges

  • asks
  • begs
  • bludges
  • coerces
  • conjures
  • demands
  • entreats
  • importunes
  • mooches
  • prays
  • requests
  • requires
  • scrounge
  • sponges
  • supplicates

Meanings of cadges

  • noun
    1. A circular frame on which cadgers carry hawks for sale.
  • verb
    1. To beg.
    2. To obtain something by wit or guile; to convince people to do something they might not normally do.
    3. To carry hawks and other birds of prey.
    4. To carry, as a burden.
    5. To hawk or peddle, as fish, poultry, etc.
    6. To intrude or live on another meanly; to beg.

Example Sentences

  • He often cadges a lift from his coworkers when his car is in the shop.
  • The street performer skillfully cadges attention by incorporating humor into his act.
  • He regularly cadges small amounts of money from his colleagues, hoping they won't notice.
  • The persistent neighbor often cadges tools and equipment from the people living nearby.
  • She shamelessly cadges free samples at the grocery store without intending to make a purchase.

On this page you'll find 15 synonyms or another words to cadges, such as: asks, begs, bludges, coerces, conjures, demands, entreats.

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