sockdolager[säk däl′ə jər]
sockdolager definition by Webster's New World
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☆ or sockdologer
- something final or decisive, as a heavy blow
- something outstanding
Origin: metathetic alteration (infl. by sock) ; from doxology (in sense of “conclusion”) plush -er
sockdolager definition by American Heritage Dictionary
also sock·dol·o·gernoun Slang
- A conclusive blow or remark.
- Something outstanding.
Origin: Origin unknown.