Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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KICK (2)

Construct: Noun, Verb
Definition: To request a favour (a job or loan).
Use: I kicked him for a job.
I asked him for a job.
Derivation: Kick for trade - as for a job (tailors) from 1855. (Partridge)
Note "... kick him for a rise next week". (Murphy)


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