Definition of wangle
- To obtain information or a physical item from someone by stealth. To obtain same after convincing someone that it is acceptable to part with the item or information.
I "wangled" the test format from the professor.
I "wangled" the teacher's pet.
- to cause an unlikely though desired turn of events to come true.
There aren't any tickets for the Super Bowl left. How did you wangle them?
- to persuade.
She wangled the boss into giving us the party at the best restaurant in town.
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|Definitions include: with very little time remaining.|
|Definitions include: cool, good, can be replaced by "wow", used as astonishment.|
|Definitions include: really good, attractive, or just cool.|
|Definitions include: a sycophant.|
|Definitions include: a middle-aged or older male homosexual.|
|Definitions include: same as "hoe" or "garden tool."|
|Definitions include: "excuse".|
|Definitions include: attractive.|
|Definitions include: this is the answer you give when somebody asks a stupid question when they already know the answer is yes.|
|Definitions include: overly proper.|
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