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dodg·er

 (dŏj′ər)
n.
1. One that dodges or evades: a skilled dodger of reporters' questions.
2. A shifty, dishonest person; a trickster.
3. A small printed handbill.
4. Nautical A lightweight structure, as of canvas stretched over a frame, that partly screens a hatch or companionway from wind and spray.
5. Chiefly Southern Atlantic US See corn dodger.

dodger

(ˈdɒdʒə)
n
1. a person who evades or shirks
2. a shifty dishonest person
3. (Nautical Terms) a canvas shelter, mounted on a ship's bridge or over the companionway of a sailing yacht to protect the helmsman from bad weather
4. (Historical Terms) archaic US and Austral a handbill
5. (Cookery) informal Austral food, esp bread

dodg•er

(ˈdɒdʒ ər)

n.
1. a person who dodges.
2. a shifty person, esp. one who persistently evades a responsibility, as specified: tax dodger.
3. a small handbill; throwaway.
[1560–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dodger - a shifty deceptive persondodger - a shifty deceptive person    
beguiler, cheater, deceiver, trickster, slicker, cheat - someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
2.dodger - small oval cake of corn bread baked or fried (chiefly southern)
cornbread - bread made primarily of cornmeal

dodger

noun evader, avoider, abstainer, sidestepper, bilker a crackdown on tax dodgers
Translations

dodger

[ˈdɒdʒəʳ] N (= trickster) → tunante/a m/f, gandul mf

dodger

n
(= trickster)Schlawiner m (inf) ? artful
(Naut) → Wetterschutz m