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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [nag-er]
    • /ˈnæg ər/
    • /ˈnæ.ɡə(r)/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [nag-er]
    • /ˈnæg ər/

Definitions of nagger word

  • noun nagger nag1 (def 5). 1
  • noun nagger One who nags. 1

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Origin of nagger

First appearance:

before 1880
One of the 23% newest English words
First recorded in 1880-85; nag1 + -er1

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Parts of speech for Nagger


nagger popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 62% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
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Synonyms for nagger

noun nagger

  • doubter — to be uncertain about; consider questionable or unlikely; hesitate to believe.
  • complainant — A complainant is a person who starts a court case in a court of law.
  • quibbler — an instance of the use of ambiguous, prevaricating, or irrelevant language or arguments to evade a point at issue.
  • caviler — a person who cavils
  • censor — If someone in authority censors letters or the media, they officially examine them and cut out any information that is regarded as secret.

Antonyms for nagger

noun nagger

  • complimenter — a person who compliments
  • praiser — the act of expressing approval or admiration; commendation; laudation.

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