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aginner

[ uh-gin-er ]
/ əˈgɪn ər /
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noun Informal.

a person who opposes a plan, proposed legislation, or any drastic change: He won the election by appealing to the aginners.

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Origin of aginner

First recorded in 1940–45; agin + -er1
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