French translation of wangle
(ˈwæŋɡəl) (British) (informal)
⇒ He wangled front-row tickets to the concert.
Il réussi à soutirer des places au premier rang pour le concert.to wangle one's way in
réussir à se faire admettre
Example Sentences Including 'wangle'
This told me he'd managed to wangle an early swerve, even though it was only half past three in the afternoon!THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
In fact, if I can wangle it, I'm going to get myself into the army catering corps.The Ambassador's Women
The hotel was a pleasant place and he'd managed to wangle enough petrol to drive her home at about midnight each time.In Love and War
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