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noun (1)

plural -s
: a cheat or deceiver especially at dice : sharper
sometimes : a false fawning person : sycophant, flatterer


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noun (2)

plural -s


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noun (3)

plural -s
British : one that erects mine cogs
: a roller in charge of the first set of rolls in a steelworks

Word History


Noun (1)

cog entry 5 + -er

Noun (2)

by alteration

Noun (3)

cog entry 8 + -er

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“Cogger.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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