1. [late 18C+] (US campus) to toady, to ingratiate oneself.
2. [late 19C] to interrogate.
SE in slang uses
[1940s] (US black) to gossip.
[mid-19C+] either carry out what you’re doing to the fullest extent or let someone else more competent get on with it while you take a secondary role
1. [late 19C+] to obtain, to produce.
2. [1930s] (US Und.) to rob.