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: a large amount of money.|
|Definitions include: For someone to exert themselves for the benefit of others in their social circle is 'sly'.|
|Definitions include: "homework."|
|Definitions include: often a male. the female has a man who gives her what she wants, e.g. money.|
|Definitions include: one whom smokes cigarettes.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) forever".|
|Definitions include: bad.|
|Definitions include: slang for: a dollar; money.|
|Definitions include: friend. East Coast U.S.|
|Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".|
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