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monger

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noun mon·ger \ˈməŋ-gər, ˈmäŋ-\

Definition of monger

  1. 1 :  broker, dealer —usually used in combination <alemonger>

  2. 2 :  a person who attempts to stir up or spread something that is usually petty or discreditable —usually used in combination <warmonger>



Origin of monger

Middle English mongere, from Old English mangere, from Latin mangon-, mango, of Greek origin; akin to Greek manganon charm, philter


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with monger


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monger

verb mon·ger

Definition of monger

mon·geredmon·ger·ing play \-g(ə-)riŋ\

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  peddle



Circa 1864

First Known Use of monger

circa 1864


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