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1Your message has been received (used in radio communication):‘‘Roger; we'll be with you in about ten minutes.’’
- ‘‘Bay One, roger,’ I said and clicked off the radio.’
- ‘‘Lioness 1-1, roger,’ replied Lauren in Lioness 1-1, the leader of the two F - 22s covering the north flank.’
- 1.1informal Used to express assent or understanding:‘‘Go light the stove.’ ‘Roger, Mister Bossman,’ Frank replied’
all right, alright, very well, of course, by all means, sure, certainly, absolutely, indeed, affirmative, in the affirmative, agreed, rogerView synonyms
- ‘‘Roger, roger,’ Lily replied, just as distant-sounding as ever.’
- ‘You go over to him, I'll observe what he'll do, roger?’
(of a man) have sexual intercourse with.
Mid 16th century: from the given name Roger. The verb (dating from the early 18th century) is from an obsolete noun sense ‘penis’.
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