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noun Angling.
  1. a type of plug that rests on the surface of the water and makes a popping sound when retrieved.
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Origin of chugger

Scottish chug to tug + -er1
Also called popper.
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British Dictionary definitions for chugger


  1. informal a charity worker who approaches people in the street to ask for financial support for the charity, esp regular support by direct debit
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Word Origin for chugger

C21: ch (arity) + (m) ugger
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