Main meanings of wog in English

: wog1wog2

wog1

noun

  • 1British offensive A person who is not white.

    1. 1.1Australian A foreigner or immigrant, especially one from southern Europe.

Origin

1920s of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

wog

/wɒɡ/

Main meanings of wog in English

: wog1wog2

wog2

noun

informal Australian
  • An illness or infection, typically a minor one.

    ‘a flu wog struck’
    illness, ailment, disorder, sickness, affliction, malady, infirmity, malaise, disease, infection, upset

Origin

1930s of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

wog

/wɒɡ/