scourger

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

scourge +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

scourger (plural scourgers)

  1. One who, or that which, scourges.
    • August 1, 1824, Sydney Smith, The Lawyer that Tempted Christ (sermon)
      the unravellers of cunning, the investigators of artifice, the humblers of pride, and the scourgers of oppression

Anagrams[edit]