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bogue1

[bohg] /boʊg/
noun, Gulf States.
1.
a bayou, stream, or waterway.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; (< Louisiana French) < Choctaw bok creek, stream, river

bogue2

[bohg] /boʊg/
verb (used without object), bogued, boguing. Nautical
1.
(of a sailing vessel) to tend to fall off from the wind.
Origin
perhaps akin to dial. bog to move off
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bogue 1

adjective
  1. In need of narcotics; suffering from deprivation: I'm bogue. I'm trying to kick (1960s+ Narcotics)
  2. False; fake; bogus, phony (1950s+)

[origin unknown]


bogue 2

adjective

Disgusting; unattractive; gross

[1950s+ Teenagers; fr bogus]


bogue 3

noun

A cigarette

verb

To smoke a cigarette

[1980s+ High-school students; fr Humphrey Bogart, who smoked so often in his films]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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