[ fig-er ]

verb (used without object)Informal.

Origin of figger

A phonetic spelling representing the pronunciation of this word in dialectal speech

Words Nearby figger Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use figger in a sentence

  • Outen the side door of the porch next me come a slim, little figger in white.

    Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher | Eleanor Gates
  • I'd be tickled to have the hull town come out an' see me cuttin' figger eight's in the clouds.

    Motor Matt's "Century" Run | Stanley R. Matthews
  • Did you figger I was goin' to lay down a railroad without knowin' the place I put it was where it b'longed?

    Scattergood Baines | Clarence Budington Kelland
  • I don't want to burn you, and I calc'late the figger you're payin' is clost to bein' fair.

    Scattergood Baines | Clarence Budington Kelland
  • Got a important bankin' matter over to the county seat, Mr. Spackles, and I was wonderin' if I could figger on your help?

    Scattergood Baines | Clarence Budington Kelland