bogy


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bo·gy 1

 (bō′gē, bo͝og′ē, bo͞o′gē)
n.
Variant of bogey.

bo·gy 2

 (bō′gē)
n.
Variant of bogie1.

bogy

(ˈbəʊɡɪ)
n, pl -gies
a variant spelling of bogey1, bogie1

bo•gy1

or bo•gey

(ˈboʊ gi, ˈbʊg i, ˈbu gi)

n., pl. -gies or -geys.
1. a hobgoblin.
2. anything that haunts, frightens, or harasses.
[1830–40; bog, variant of obsolete bug bogy; see bogle]

bo•gy2

(ˈboʊ gi)

n., pl. -gies.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bogy - an unidentified (and possibly enemy) aircraft
aircraft - a vehicle that can fly
2.bogy - an evil spirit
evil spirit - a spirit tending to cause harm

bogey

also bogy or bogie

noun
A supernatural being, such as a ghost:
Informal: spook.
Regional: haunt.