nounBritish • informal
- A person regarded as contemptible or socially inferior.More example sentences
- Unlike him, I think top universities do have a duty to open more routes, but ministers should devise quotas that help the genuinely disadvantaged, the trogs of Hartlepool, not the trendies of Hampstead.
- At the risk of sounding like one of those trogs who dwells in a cave, shouts UGH when a strange clan shows up and waves monkey femurs, and must wait 75,000 years before Nuance is discovered, I'll admit to being anti-enemy.
- Where are all the not-yet-total trogs, but not still bling-bling homies?
1950s: abbreviation of troglodyte.
verb (trogs, trogging, trogged)[no object, with adverbial of direction] British • informal
- Walk heavily or laboriously; trudge: I left him trogging off to the tube stationMore example sentences
- He is happy to continue his apprenticeship with Gary, trogging up and down to Wales each week in the famous ‘magic bus’.
- The guided Sicilian Volcano Hike will have you trogging up and around Etna for a couple of days, exploring craters and eerie lava fields, then cresting the summit.
- But I haven't come along and sort of trogged around Hollywood begging for a job.