Origin of codger
Examples from the Web for codger
Historical Examples of codger
Then the “codger” limped to the street and Ephraim looked after him curiously.Dorothy on a House Boat
It was Codger's function to teach me philosophy, philosophy!The New Machiavelli
Herbert George Wells
Bell and Toots arrive next week, and the Codger at some time known to himself.Hildegarde's Harvest
Laura E. Richards
They supposing him to be some old "codger," thought they would have a little fun with him.
Word Origin for codger
1756, probably a variant of cadger "beggar" (see cadge (v.)), which is of unknown origin.