/ (ˈkɒdə) /
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a cod fisherman or his boat
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/ (ˈkɒdə) /
Yorkshire dialect the leader of a team of workers on a press at a steelworks
Word Origin for codder
perhaps from cod 4
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How to use codder in a sentence
That five thousand dollar codder up there seemed like own folks, pretty nigh.Cap'n Warren's Wards|Joseph C. Lincoln
Besides, being a true Cape Codder, he disliked hiring other than Cape men to work the schooner.Sheila of Big Wreck Cove|James A. Cooper
My father stuck by his ship and went down with her, as did also her first mate, another Cape-Codder.Kent Knowles: Quahaug|Joseph C. Lincoln
Will then completed his dressing, and looked like a Cape Codder just arrived from a fishing-smack.The Knights of the White Shield|Edward A. Rand
The Cape Codder stopped quite speechless from retailing these marvels.Walter and the Wireless|Sara Ware Bassett