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urger

[ ur-jer ]
/ ˈɜr dʒər /
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noun

a person or thing that urges.
Australian Slang.
  1. a horse-racing tipster; tout.
  2. a person who takes advantage of others; confidence man.

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Origin of urger

First recorded in 1565–75; urge + -er1
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