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gagger1

[gag-er] /ˈgæg ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that gags.
2.
an L -shaped rod for reinforcing sand in a foundry mold.
Origin of gagger1
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60; gag1 + -er1

gagger2

[gag-er] /ˈgæg ər/
noun
1.
a person who writes or tells gags; gagman.
Origin
First recorded in 1775-85; gag2 + -er1
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  • And everything I possess in this world, from my bonnet and striped silk dress to Father's deeds at the mercy of that gagger.

British Dictionary definitions for gagger

gagger

/ˈɡæɡə/
noun
1.
a person or thing that gags
2.
a wedge for a core in a casting mould
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