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Bogart

[boh-gahrt] /ˈboʊ gɑrt/
noun
1.
Humphrey (DeForest) ("Bogie"or"Bogey") 1899–57, U.S. motion-picture actor.
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bogart

/ˈbəʊɡɑːt/
verb
1.
(transitive) (slang) to monopolize or keep (something, esp a marijuana cigarette) to oneself selfishly
Word Origin
C20: after Humphrey Bogart, on account of his alleged greed for marijuana

Bogart

/ˈbəʊɡɑːt/
noun
1.
Humphrey (DeForest). nicknamed Bogie. 1899–1957, US film actor: his films include High Sierra (1941), Casablanca (1942), The Big Sleep (1946), The African Queen (1951), and The Caine Mutiny (1954)
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Word Origin and History for bogey bog-art

bogart

v.

1969, "to keep a joint in your mouth," dangling from the lip like Humphrey Bogart's cigarette in the old movies, instead of passing it on. First attested in "Easy Rider." The word was also used 1960s with notions of "get something by intimidation, be a tough guy" (again with reference to the actor and the characters he typically played). In old drinking slang, Captain Cork was "a man slow in passing the bottle."

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Slang definitions & phrases for bogey bog-art

bogart

verb
  1. To behave truculently; get something by intimidation: The little old lady bogarted her way into the grocery line/ some hotshot from Brooklyn trying to Bogart a game from the regulars
  2. (also bogart a joint) To take more than one's share, esp of a marijuana cigarette; hog

[1960s+ Black; fr the tough roles played in films by Humphrey Bogart]


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