Definition of roger exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈrɒdʒə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɑːdʒər//
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people say Roger! in communication by radio to show that they have understood a message Word Origin mid 16th cent.: from the given name Roger. The verb (dating from the early 18th cent.) is from an obsolete noun sense ‘penis’.