Bogie meaning

bōgē
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(military) An aircraft of unknown friend/foe status. (compare bandit)
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A piece of solid or semisolid mucus in or removed from the nostril.
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One of several wheels or supporting and aligning rollers inside the tread of a tractor or tank.
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(chiefly british) A railroad car or locomotive undercarriage having pairs of wheels that swivel so that curves can be negotiated.
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A low, swiveled undercarriage at either end of a railroad car.
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A type of suspension unit with four wheels on two axles, used on some tanks and multiple-axle vehicles to maintain traction while moving over obstacles.
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(UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada) Structure with axles and wheels under a railway carriage or locomotive, called railroad truck in US English.
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(golf) A score one stroke higher than par on any one hole.
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(Ulster Scots) Ghost.
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(India) Railway carriage.
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(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.
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Origin of bogie

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition