flogger flogger

Definition(s):

  • (n) a torturer who flogs or scourges (especially an official whose duty is to whip offenders)

Usage(s):

  1. Again again at Camp Lee and Fort Eustis, that venerable grog-flogger.
  2. He shoots the flogger, scampers into the hills.

News

  • Billerica up early, down late

    METHUEN -- The Billerica Floggers Green came out swinging, delivering a seemingly early knockout blow that would have sent most opponents down for the count.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: Lowell Sun

Quotes

  • "Most recently," Margaret Atwood writes in the introduction to a recent Everyman's Library collection, "she's been used as a stick to flog the enemy with, in various inter-writerly combats. 'You call this writing?' the flogger says, in effect....
    on May 3, 2007 By: Margaret Atwood Source: Los Angeles Times

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