Definition of


  1. (noun, person) used affectionately to refer to an eccentric but amusing old man

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Synonyms of Codger

old codger

Alternate forms of Codger

Hypernyms: graybeard, greybeard, methuselah, old man

Origin of the word Codger

  1. 1756, probably a variant of cadger "beggar," origin unknown. more

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Words that sound like Codger

cadger, cat's-ear, catcher, category, cote d'azur, cottager, cowcatcher

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