ganger

[ gang-er ]
/ ˈgæŋ ər /

noun British.

a foreman of a gang of laborers.

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Origin of ganger

First recorded in 1840–50; gang1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for ganger

ganger
/ (ˈɡæŋə) /

noun

mainly British the foreman of a gang of labourers
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