darg

(redirected from Dargen)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

darg

(dɑːɡ)
n
dialect Scot and Northern English a day's work
[C15: formed by syncope from day-work]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Darg

 a specific quantity of work, usually, the product of a day’s work.
Examples: darg of hay, 1605; a darg of marl [the amount dug in a day], 1794.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
"Our goal with the Boulevard Quartette is to establish a reference point for what's possible in small-scale, urban infill development in and around Edmond's downtown core," said Drew Dargen, managing partner of Black Brick Development.
Chicago and the Gordon Biersch concepts, says Tom Dargen, director of the company's brewing operations.