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digger

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noun dig·ger \ˈdi-gər\

Simple Definition of digger

  • : a large machine that digs and moves dirt, rocks, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of digger

  1. 1 a :  one that digs b :  a tool or machine for digging

  2. 2 capitalized usually disparaging especially formerly :  a North American Indian (as a Paiute) who dug roots for food

  3. 3 often capitalized chiefly Australian & New Zealand :  an Australian or New Zealand soldier

15th Century

First Known Use of digger

15th century

Rhymes with digger



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