badger badger  /ˈbæ dʒər/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) annoy persistently
  2. (v) persuade through constant efforts
  3. (n) sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws; widely distributed in the northern hemisphere
  4. (n) a native or resident of Wisconsin

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Teddy Roosevelt had, along with a badger, a toad, some snakes and a pig, a bull terrier named Pete who once ripped the pants of a French ambassador.
  2. He called Nixon in Washington, and the Vice President assigned James Shepley, his campaign research chief, to badger the State Department once more.
  3. When he gets out of jail, Eddie decides to try the badger game.

News

  1. Badger State Games helps older athletes keep fit and competitive

    Three medals clinked togetherin Lorn Gordon's hand this morning as he left Stiehm Stadium after competing in the adult track meet for the Badger State Games.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Wausau Daily Herald

  2. Madonna Badger returns to work for first time since tragic fire

    Nearly 19 months after enduring the loss of her three young daughters and her parents in a house fire on Christmas, Madonna Badger has returned to work.Badger is back at her desk at her successful Badger & Winters ad agency in Manhattan, which she runs with partner Jim Winters, according to a report by Women’s Wear Daily. Badger, 49, spent a majority of her recovery time during the past year a ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  3. Badger Media launches customizable application for content sharing and location exploration.

    NEW YORK, June 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Organize and share your digital life with Badger!  Badger is a social content-sharing application available for Android that lets you organize and share your ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "Anybody who's a hockey fan is going to be watching," US coach Ron Wilson said. "To steal a line from Badger Bob (Johnson, the late coach), it's a great day for hockey."
    on Feb 20, 2010 By: Ron Wilson Source: Washington Post

  2. "Badger Bob made an example of me," said Roberts. "At the time, I didn't really like him much for it, but I sure thanked him in the end because he had a huge influence on the way I prepared every year after that."
    on Mar 10, 2009 By: Gary Roberts Source: ESPN

  3. "There has never been a more loved and admired ambassador for Badger sports than Elroy Hirsch," Athletic Director Pat Richter said in a statement. "His charismatic and charming personality brought smiles to so many Badger fans."
    on Jan 28, 2004 By: Pat Richter Source: Bloomberg

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