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loggat (plural loggats)

  1. (obsolete) A small log or piece of wood.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete, in the plural) An old game in England, played by throwing pieces of wood at a stake set in the ground.
    • 1603, William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act V scene i:
      Did these bones cost no more the breeding, but to play at loggats with 'em?

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for loggat in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)





  1. supine of logga.