Definition of Flogger

1. Noun. A torturer who flogs or scourges (especially an official whose duty is to whip offenders).

Exact synonyms: Scourger
Generic synonyms: Torturer
Derivative terms: Scourge, Scourge



Definition of Flogger

1. n. One who flogs.

Definition of Flogger

1. Noun. One who flogs. ¹

2. Noun. (BDSM) A lightweight whip with multiple lashes. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Flogger

1. one that flogs [n -S] - See also: flogs

Flogger Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Flogger Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flogger

flockmate
flockmates
flockmel
flocks
flocky
flocs
floe
floes
flog
flog a dead horse
floged
floggable
flogged
flogger (current term)
floggers
flogging
floggings
floging
flogs
flogworthy
flokati
flokatis
flone
flong
flongs
flood-gate
flood-gates

Literary usage of Flogger

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Red River Settlement: Its Rise, Progress, and Present State: With Some by Alexander Ross (1856)
"First petty jury—The flogger flogged—Summer frosts—Crops destroyed—Chain of cross purposes—Preamble— The three imposing months—The ..."

2. Reminiscences of Eton (Keate's Time) by Charles Allix Wilkinson (1888)
"... METHOD WITH MOODY AND SANKEY—' A GREAT MAN '—HIS DECISION, ENERGY, AND FIERCENESS— A STALWART flogger—SIR FRANCIS DOYLE'S TESTIMONY —LYTE'S TESTIMONY. ..."

3. The American Coast Pilot: Containing Directions for the Principal Harbors by Edmund March Blunt, George William Blunt (1847)
"NW by W., 11 mile from the buoy on the 14 feet bank, is the southern extremity of Joe flogger, or Folger Shoal, a narrow ridge running NNW 10 miles, ..."

4. Nautical Almanac by Riggs & Brother, Philadelphia (1901)
"11A in 24 feet of water, marking the swash channel across Joe flogger to the westward into Blake's channel, 1^ miles N. by E ^ E. of No. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Flogger

Search for Flogger on Dictionary.com!Search for Flogger on Thesaurus.com!Search for Flogger on Google!Search for Flogger on Wikipedia!

Search