[koj-er] /ˈkɒdʒ ər/
an eccentric man, especially one who is old.
(informal) a man, esp an old or eccentric one: a term of affection or mild derision (often in the phrase old codger)
1756, probably a variant of cadger “beggar” (see cadge (v.)), which is of unknown origin.
An old man, esp an eccentric one •Usu with old: Look at those happy codgers on the shuffleboard court
[1756+; probably fr cadger, ”moocher, wheedling beggar”]
[koh-duh-seez, kod-uh-] /ˈkoʊ dəˌsiz, ˈkɒd ə-/ noun 1. plural of . [koh-deks] /ˈkoʊ dɛks/ noun, plural codices [koh-duh-seez, kod-uh-] /ˈkoʊ dəˌsiz, ˈkɒd ə-/ (Show IPA) 1. a quire of manuscript pages held together by stitching: the earliest form of book, replacing the scrolls and wax tablets of earlier times. 2. a manuscript volume, usually of […]
[kod-uh-suh l] /ˈkɒd ə səl/ noun 1. a supplement to a will, containing an addition, explanation, modification, etc., of something in the will. 2. any supplement; appendix. /ˈkɒdɪsɪl/ noun 1. (law) a supplement modifying a will or revoking some provision of it 2. an additional provision; appendix n. early 15c., from Middle French codicille, from […]
[kod-uh-sil-uh-ree] /ˌkɒd əˈsɪl ə ri/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of a .
/ˌkəʊdɪˈkɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study of manuscripts