Main definitions of dogger in English

: dogger1dogger2

dogger1

Pronunciation /ˈdôɡər/ /ˈdɔɡər/

noun

historical
  • A two-masted, bluff-bowed Dutch sailboat, used for fishing.

Origin

Middle English from Middle Dutch.

Main definitions of dogger in English

: dogger1dogger2

dogger2

Pronunciation /ˈdôɡər/ /ˈdɔɡər/

noun

Geology
  • A large spherical concretion occurring in sedimentary rock.

Origin

Late 17th century (originally a dialect word denoting a kind of ironstone): perhaps from dog.