roger

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interjection rog·er \ˈrä-jər\

Definition of roger

  1. —used especially in radio and signaling to indicate that a message has been received and understood

roger

transitive verb

Origin and Etymology of roger

from Roger, former communications code word for the letter r


ROGER Defined for English Language Learners

roger

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interjection

Definition of roger for English Language Learners

  • —used to say that a message has been received and understood when you are talking to someone on a radio


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