slogger

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈslɒɡə(ɹ)/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

slog +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

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slogger (plural sloggers)

  1. (cricket) A cricketer who attempts to score runs fast by attacking every ball that can be hit.
  2. (colloquial) One who hits hard; a slugger.

Etymology 2[edit]

According to Hotten: from slow-goer.

Noun[edit]

slogger (plural sloggers)

  1. (UK, Cambridge University slang) An inferior racing boat.
    Coordinate term: torpid
References[edit]
  • 1873, John Camden Hotten, The Slang Dictionary

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