What does blag mean?

Convince someone to give you something

Blagging is the act of pestering and/or persuading someone to let you have your way. Most often, blagging describes the act of convincing someone to give you something you don't deserve (usually for free).

The word and its variants, including blag, blagged, and blagger (one who blags), are British slang. They derive from blag's original meaning, "to rob." The slang version of blagging isn't a robbery, but if your request is sus enough, others might compare it to one.


Can you believe he tried to blag his way out of that parking ticket? The nerve

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Updated August 19, 2022

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