badger

(1) animal known before the 16th century as
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Badger

Badgers are short-legged omnivores in the family Mustelidae which also includes the otters, polecats, weasels and wolverines. The 11 species of badger are grouped in three subfamilies: Melinae (9 Eurasian badgers), Mellivorinae (the honey badger or ratel) and Taxideinae (the American badger). The Asiatic stink badgers of the genus Mydaus were form...
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Badger

• (n.) A brush made of badgers` hair, used by artists. • (v. t.) To tease or annoy, as a badger when baited; to worry or irritate persistently. • (v. t.) To beat down; to cheapen; to barter; to bargain. • (n.) A carnivorous quadruped of the genus Meles or of an allied genus. It is a burrowing animal, with short, thick legs, and ...
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badger

(1) animal known before the 16th century as
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badger

noun sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws widely distributed in the northern hemisphere
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Badger

[automobile company] The Badger Motor car company of Columbus, Wisconsin, United States, was an automobile company founded in 1910. == History == === Origins === In March 1909, E. W. Arbogast, who was the son-in-law of a wealthy grain merchant from Watertown, Wisconsin, was failing to persuade anyone there that he could build a high-power, ...
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Badger

[occupation] A badger was, in English, a term of uncertain derivation (possibly derived from bagger, a bag or person carrying one) for a dealer in food or victuals which he had purchased in one place and carried for sale in another place. The Oxford English Dictionary gives the earliest entry as being from Bristol in 1500, but there were ba...
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Badger

Badg'er noun [ Of uncertain origin; perhaps from an old verb badge to lay up provisions to sell again.] An itinerant licensed dealer in commodities used for food; a hawker; a huckster; -- formerly applied especially to one who bought grain in one place and sold it in another. [ Now dialectic, Eng.]
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Badger

Badg'er transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Badgered ; present participle & verbal noun Badgering .] [ For sense 1, see 2d Badger ; for 2, see 1st Badger .] 1. To tease or annoy, as a badger when baited; t...
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Badger

A feather of a specially bred or chosen chicken that has colors which change from brown--black to black at the center of the quill to ginger or white on the outer edges.
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Badger

A feather of a specially bred or chosen chicken that has colors which change from brown--black to black at the center of the quill to ginger or white on the outer edges.
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Badger

A feather of a specially bred or chosen chicken that has colors which change from brown--black to black at the center of the quill to ginger or white on the outer edges.
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Badger

A grayish-brown color that may be mixed with a few dark hairs (Great Pyrenees, Sealyham Terriers). Color definitions may vary by breed. Always check the breed standard for the definitive color description.
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Badger

A grayish-brown color that may be mixed with a few dark hairs (Great Pyrenees, Sealyham Terriers). Color definitions may vary by breed. Always check the breed standard for the definitive color description.
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badger

An itinerant licensed dealer in commodities used for food; a hawker; a huckster; formerly applied especially to one who bought grain in one place and sold it in another. ... Origin: Of uncertain origin; perh. Fr. An old verb badge to lay up provisions to sell again. ... 1. A carnivorous quadruped of the genus Meles or of an allied genus. It is a bu...
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badger

any of certain mammals of a family of burrowing carnivores of North America, Europe, and Asia, with a broad back, thick, short legs, and long claws on the forefeet.
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Badger

archaic or obsolete terms > Occupations:Licensed pauper.
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Badger

Badger is slang for a prostitute's accomplice who goes through her client's pockets while she keeps him occupied.
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badger

badger, name for several related members of the weasel family. Most badgers are large, nocturnal, burrowing animals, with broad, heavy bodies, long snouts, large, sharp claws, and long, grizzled fur. The Old World badger, Meles meles, is found in Europe and in Asia N of the Himalayas; it is about 3 ...
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badger

common name for any of several stout carnivores, most of them members of the weasel family (Mustelidae), that are found in various parts of the world ... [3 related articles]
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badger

Large mammal of the weasel family with molar teeth of a crushing type adapted to a partly vegetable diet, and short strong legs with long claws suitable for digging. The Eurasian common badger Meles meles is about 1 m/3 ft long, with long, coarse, greyish hair on the back, and ...
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Badger

NATO codename for Tupolev Tu-16 bomber [SU;RU]
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Badger

The badger (Meles taxus or Meles vulgaris) or brock is an omnivorous mammal of the family Mustelidae, allied both to the bears and to the weasels, of a clumsy make, with short thick legs, and long claws on the fore-feet. found in England and Europe. It is a nocturnal animal about 90 centimetres in length with a pointed nose and of a blackish-grey c...
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Badger

The USS Badger was an American flush deck type destroyer of 1090 tons displacement launched in 1918. The USS Badger was powered by four oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 35 knots. She carried a complement of 122 and was armed with four 4 inch guns; one 3 inch anti-aircraft gun and twelve 21 inch torpedo tubes arranged in four triple arra...
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badger

[n] - sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws widely distributed in the northern hemisphere 2. [v] - persuade through constant efforts
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