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Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A flatterer or deceiver.
  • n. A sharper.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A flatterer or deceiver; a sharper.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mining, one who builds up the roof-supports or cogs.
  • n. A flatterer; a deceiver; a cheat.

Etymologies

From cog to wheedle. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • When a old cogger like me at 74 yrs old can kill a Mulie at 345 yds in Mt it must be the gun and I got the Lopein Wy with the 700 25-06 at 325 yds.

    Rifles of Interest: Remington Model 700 Custom Shop AWR II

  • Already in a bit of a funk, the uncomfortable metal seats were the first of disappointments for this old cogger.

    gradins - French Word-A-Day

  • He is a cogger of dice, I tell thee — a chanter of horseflesh.

    A Legend of the Rhine

  • Yet within ten hours came the men of the King; these took him aboard a cogger, the cogger took them to Calais, and at the gate of Calais town the King's men kicked him into the country of

    Privy Seal His Last Venture

  • He is a cogger of dice, I tell thee -- a chanter of horseflesh.

    Burlesques

  • With that L16 comes a 4-speed lickity stick, but that's not all, as there's also a five-cogger out of a roadster for all your shifting pleasure.

    Jalopnik

  • And we're not talking the '50's here, these were the' 80's. [/ ol 'cogger tone]

    haligweorc

  • -- and what is the pickpocket who takes five pounds, to the cogger of dice who will cheat you of a hundred in the third part of a night?

    The Sleeping Bard or, Visions of the World, Death, and Hell

  • [ol 'cogger tone] When I was growing up going to church every Sunday is what was both expected and done.

    haligweorc

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  • If rich,then the villain will dog her;
    If plain, he'll cunningly snog her.
    He'll simper and smile,
    Conniving the while.
    The man is a cad and a cogger!

    June 25, 2015