A British slang term formed by the contraction of "What are you up to?"
"Wot'cher up ta?" devolved into this now-common greeting. See also wotcha
"Wotcher, Harry! Good to see ya, mate!"
Slang for "What's up" and "What are you up to"
Though many only reference this terms use in Harry Potter, The 2006 Sean Ellis film, Cashback, also has the younger protagonist and his girlfriend greet each other with this colloquial term.
The term is pronounced "watch-uh"
An updated, shortened version of an older English greeting. The 17th century "What cheer?" became "Wotcher?" with assorted spelling (bein' 'as 'ow it's spoken English)
Wotcher mate, fancy a pint?
a greeeting in Britain.
hey UD-ers, wotcher?
Not used at all in day-to-day English in London.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is perhaps the only example of "wotcher" being used.
word of the day: August 05, 2007
A shortened form of "what cheer!"
A greeting between friends, used mainly in London. Also spelled "wotcha
-Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
A slang term used in means of greeting.