gagger

1
[gag-er]

Origin of gagger

1
First recorded in 1855–60; gag1 + -er1

gagger

2
[gag-er]
noun
  1. a person who writes or tells gags; gagman.

Origin of gagger

2
First recorded in 1775–85; gag2 + -er1
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Examples from the Web for gagger

Historical Examples of gagger

  • And everything I possess in this world, from my bonnet and striped silk dress to Father's deeds at the mercy of that gagger.


British Dictionary definitions for gagger

gagger

noun
  1. a person or thing that gags
  2. a wedge for a core in a casting mould
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