on the earhole/ear’ole

Definitions

Slang

  • adjective cadging, trying to borrow money. An old London working-class expression which was still heard in the 1980s. For the etymology see ear’ole.
  • adverb cadging, trying to borrow money. An old London working-class expression which was still heard in the 1980s. For the etymology see ear’ole.
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