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dozer1

[doh-zer] /ˈdoʊ zər/
noun
1.
a person who dozes.
Origin of dozer1
1700-1710
1700-10; doze1 + -er1

dozer2

[doh-zer] /ˈdoʊ zər/
noun
1.
bulldozer (def 1).
Origin
by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for dozer

dozer

/ˈdəʊzə/
noun
1.
(mainly US) short for bulldozer
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Slang definitions & phrases for dozer

dozer

noun
  1. A powerful blow, esp with the fist; belt, biff (1950s+)
  2. doozie (1950s+)
  3. A bulldozer (1940s+)

[except for sense 3, the sources do not clarify pronunciation; senses 1 and 2 may be pronounced DOOzer, which would make them different in origin from sense 3]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Related Abbreviations for dozer

dozer

bulldozer
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