Definition of sodger in English:
Non-standard spelling of soldier, used to represent regional pronunciation.
- Except in certain rural areas, ‘to go for a sodger’, ‘to take the King's shilling ’, had for ordinary people been an act of desperation in a time of unemployment or personal catastrophe.
- There's no another sodger like him in the Scotch Brigade.
- Instantly the crowd took it up… A distinct melodic outline became more and more prominent, shaping itself around the central theme of the words, Git right, sodger!
Definition of sodger in:
- US English dictionary
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