Definition of digger
1 a : one that digs b : a tool or machine for digging
2 capitalized usually disparaging especially formerly : a North American Indian (as a Paiute) who dug roots for food
3 often capitalized chiefly Australian & New Zealand : an Australian or New Zealand soldier
First Known Use of digger
DIGGER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of digger for English Language Learners
: a large machine that digs and moves dirt, rocks, etc.
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