sarge

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortened from sergeant.

Noun[edit]

sarge (plural sarges)

  1. (colloquial) sergeant
Usage notes[edit]
  • Like mom, dad, or doctor, Sarge can function either as a title, a simple shortening of "sergeant," or a substitute name for the bearer of that title, e.g. Sarge, a character from the American comic strip Beetle Bailey.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Coined by Ross Jeffries, after his cat Sarge.

Verb[edit]

sarge (third-person singular simple present sarges, present participle sarging, simple past and past participle sarged)

  1. (seduction community) to go out and engage women in order to pick them up
    • 2010, Charlotte Allen, The New Dating Game:
      Jeffries pioneered the coinage of distinctive seduction lingo—his most widely used neologism: “sarging,” named after his cat Sarge and meaning trolling the bars for desirable women—as well as the use of the Internet.

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *sarica < Latin sērica.

Noun[edit]

sarge f (plural sarges)

  1. serge

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

sarge

  1. vocative singular of sargus