What does bogey mean?

Definitions for bogey
ˈboʊ gi; for 2 also ˈbʊg i, ˈbu gibo·gey

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bogey.

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

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How to say bogey in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bogey in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bogey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of bogey in a Sentence

  1. The Northern Irishman:

    Golf’s a funny game. Sometimes some of your best rounds start off with a bogey or a double.

  2. Aaron Wise:

    I felt oddly calm all day long and to pull that off and play as good as I did, bogey free, was awesome.

  3. Matt Kuchar:

    I played some pretty good golf but got a bad break, i hit a beautiful shot in but it caught a limb and it ended up costing me a double bogey.

  4. Aleister Crowley:

    Modern morality and manners suppress all natural instincts, keep people ignorant of the facts of nature and make them fighting drunk on bogey tales.

  5. Englishman Poulter:

    This might be the first time I played so well with a triple bogey, i have a great feel around the greens and I feel really confident around the greens.

Images & Illustrations of bogey

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