Definition of widger in English:

widger

noun

  • A spatula used in gardening to transplant seedlings.

    • ‘Gardman's stainless steel widgers are still available from herbsgardenshealth.com for £1.99 each.’
    • ‘An associated range tailored for propagation that includes plant labels, marker pens, stainless steel widgers, thermometers and a widger, dibber and label set.’
    • ‘Everything from seed trays and lids, plug trays and labels to Jiffy 7s and widgers.’

Origin

1950s: a word from a nonsense definition used in a series of memory tests.

Pronunciation:

widger

/ˈwɪdʒə/