wotcher

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wɒtʃə/
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Etymology 1[edit]

[14th Century] Corruption of what cheer.

Interjection[edit]

wotcher

  1. (slang, chiefly Britain) A friendly greeting.
    Wotcher, me old cock sparrow, how's the sleuthing business?
    [Dick Francis, 1962]

Etymology 2[edit]

Representing an abbreviated pronunciation of various phrases.

Contraction[edit]

wotcher

  1. (informal, chiefly Britain) Contraction of what do you.
    Wotcher think?
  2. (informal, chiefly Britain) Contraction of what you.
    Listen, do wotcher gotta do!
  3. (informal, chiefly Britain) Contraction of what are you.
    Wotcher doing?
  4. (informal, chiefly Britain) Contraction of what have you.
    Wotcher been up to?
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