sodger (plural sodgers)
- (nonstandard, dialect) soldier
1835, William Gilmore Simms, The Partisan, Harper, Chapter II, page 27:
- I'd have you to know; and though you are a sodger, and wear a red coat, let me tell you there is a tough colt in the woods that your two legs can't straddle.
- sodger in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911