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bogtrotter

[bog-trot-er, bawg-] /ˈbɒgˌtrɒt ər, ˈbɔg-/
noun
1.
a person who lives or travels among bogs.
2.
Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to a native or inhabitant of Ireland.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; bog1 + trotter
Usage note
Historically this term refers to the lower class of Irish peasantry who roamed across the countryside, among the bogs of Ireland.
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British Dictionary definitions for bog trotter

bogtrotter

/ˈbɒɡˌtrɒtə/
noun
1.
a highly offensive term for an Irish person
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