from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A cricketer who attempts to score runs fast by attacking every ball that can be hit

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A hard hitter; a slugger.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who hits hard, as in boxing or ball-playing. See slugger.
  • n. The second division of race-boats at Cambridge, England.
  • n. In cricket, one who strikes at the ball wildly and without judgment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who works slowly and monotonously for long hours
  • n. someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed manner
  • n. a boxer noted for an ability to deliver hard punches


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Then Dave Boone and Wally made a stand that roused the perspiring spectators to something like enthusiasm, for Mr. Boone was a mighty "slogger," and Wally had a neat and graceful style that sent the Cunjee supporters into the seventh heaven.

    Mates at Billabong

  • As a long time slogger, erm, I mean blogger, you have succinctly put into words the struggle.

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  • The most recent one was in the Stranger Slog this morning involving slogger Erica Barnett and the moving company All My Sons Movers. (link to slog)

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • I have tried hundreds of dollars worth of miracles and found the best solution was cheapest; a one size too big pair of rubber slogger boots from KMart for $18.97 coupled with a thick wool pac boot insert and a couple pair of wool socks, feels like I am walking on pillows too!

    Out Cold

  • Woolfian greatness of, 157; as Rushdie fan, 157; as disappointing husband, 158-159; as slogger, 158; hypergraphia of, 158

    Who's Who

  • I ended up doing many marathons and ultra-marathons, but now I'm a slogger, a slow jogger.

    Debate wrapup

  • There once was a Scoble the blogger much more open than Ballmer the slogger

    Scoble going back to Microsoft

  • Oates had his invaluable period with the ponies; now he is a foot slogger and goes hard the whole time, does his share of camp work, and stands the hardship as well as any of us.

    The Greatest Survival Stories Ever Told

  • I was an ex-foot slogger Both the Camilli had served as army officers.

    A Body In The Bath House

  • (Other rumors say W.R. Grace was the champion slogger.)

    Making the Wrong Joyce


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