What does the word doggerel mean?

Usage examples for doggerel

  1. One hesitates to repeat the doggerel, even in an effort to be exact. – The Happy Family by Bertha Muzzy Bower
  2. 506 After Klopstock released us from rhyme, and Voss gave us models of prose, are we to make doggerel again like Hans Sachs? – Maxims and Reflections by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe