Definitions

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  • n. Someone who gouges.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See plum gouger.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who gouges or stabs.
  • n. An insect that gouges: applied to numberless insects, designated by some specifying term: as, the plum-gouger.
  • n. The bow oar of a flatboat.
  • n. A cheat.
  • n. A snow-plow formerly used on railroads in the western United States.

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

  • n. a person who swindles you by means of deception or fraud
  • n. an attacker who gouges out the antagonist's eye

Etymologies

to gouge + -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • pulls the Hogfather's sleigh in the Discworld series, together with Snouter, Rooter, and Tusker.

    August 1, 2008