bogie

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See bogey

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NounEdit

bogie ‎(plural bogies)

  1. (India) A railway carriage.
  2. (music) A toy similar to a violin bow, consisting of a wooden stick with notches along one or more sides or edges to produce a rattly noise when kratzed (stroked) against a hard edge, lip of container etc.
  3. Alternative form of bogey: various hostile supernatural creatures, especially (Ulster Scots) a ghost.
  4. (Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, rail transport) Alternative name of bogey: the wheels under a locomotive, railcar, or semi.
  5. (military) Alternative form of bogey: an unknown or hostile aircraft.
  6. (Britain) Alternative form of bogey: a booger.
  7. (golf) Alternative form of bogey: a score of one over par on a hole.
  8. Alternative form of bogart: a cigarette.
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  • (hostile supernatural creature): See goblin

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