Definitions for bogeyˈboʊ gi; for 2 also ˈbʊg i, ˈbu gi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bo•geyˈboʊ gi; for 2 also ˈbʊg i, ˈbu gi(n.)(pl.)-geys

  1. (n.)a golf score of one stroke over par on a hole.

    Category: Sport

    Ref: par (def. 3). 1 3

  2. Ref: bogy1 (defs. 1–3). 1 1 1 2 1 3

  3. (v.i.)(in golf) to make a hole in a bogey.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Sport

  4. (v.t.)to make a bogey on.

    Category: Sport

Origin of bogey:

1890–95; var. of bogy1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bogey, bogy, bogie(noun)

    an evil spirit

  2. bogey(noun)

    (golf) a score of one stroke over par on a hole

  3. bogy, bogie, bogey(verb)

    an unidentified (and possibly enemy) aircraft

  4. bogey(verb)

    to shoot in one stroke over par

Wiktionary

  1. bogey(Noun)

    The Devil.

  2. bogey(Noun)

    An object of terror; a bugbear.

  3. bogey(Noun)

    One of two sets of wheels under a train car.

  4. bogey(Noun)

    A piece of solid or semisolid mucus in or removed from the nostril.

  5. bogey(Noun)

    A representative specimen, taken from the centre a spread of production - a sample with bogey (typical) characteristics.

  6. bogey(Noun)

    a standard of performance set up as a mark to be aimed at in competition.

  7. bogey(Noun)

    An unidentified aircraft, especially as observed as a spot on a radar screen, and often suspected to be hostile. (Also sometimes used as a synonym for bandit - an enemy aircraft)

  8. bogey(Noun)

    A score of one over par in golf.

  9. bogey(Verb)

    To make a bogey.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bogey(noun)

    a goblin; a bugbear. See Bogy


Translations for bogey

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

bogey(noun)

a four- or six-wheeled frame, supporting part of a long vehicle, eg a railway carriage.

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