Main meanings of reforger in English

: reforger1Reforger2

reforger1

Pronunciation /ˌriːˈfɔːdʒə/

noun

rare
  • A person who forges something again.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Nicholas Udall (1504–1556), schoolmaster and playwright. From reforge + -er.

Main meanings of Reforger in English

: reforger1Reforger2

Reforger2

Pronunciation /ˌriːˈfɔːdʒə/

noun

historical
  • An annual military exercise in which NATO forces are deployed to Germany.

    The exercises started during the Cold War as a rehearsal for quickly strengthening military resources in Europe in the event of a conflict with the Soviet Union.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Stars and Stripes. Acronym from the initial letters of either Return of Forces to Germany or Redeployment of Forces to Germany.