Definition of tugger in US English:

tugger

noun

  • See tug

    • ‘But then in 1904 we were in the main forelock tuggers.’
    • ‘Two of the other kids looked up like meerkats with something to look for, they saw the tugger and made their way over.’
    • ‘They'll carry your bag, serve you well and even have time for intelligent conversation, but if you seek forelock tuggers, seek elsewhere.’
    • ‘Usually the darling of the heartstring tugger or a hard-headed military man, it's easy to forget that he can do anything else.’