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 (bō′gən), Louise 1897-1970.
American poet whose subtle, spare works are metaphysical in tone.
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(Physical Geography) Canadian (esp in the Maritime Provinces) a sluggish side stream. Also called: logan or pokelogan
[of Algonquian origin]


1. a fool
2. a hooligan
[C20: of unknown origin]
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(ˈboʊ gən)
Maine and Maritime Provinces. a narrow stretch of water; backwater.
[1895–1900; of Algonquian origin]
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EARLIER this week, as part of the ECHO's Print's Charming advertising campaign, we featured longstanding Liverpool company Bogans Carpets.
From carpet, hardwood, laminate and vinyl there are lots of options to suit your needs and tastes and all are available at Bogans Carpets.
Bogans Carpets is 70 years old and, if you're looking for a flooring company where attention to detail, value for money and a friendly and truly customer focused approach is key,your search is over: Bogans Carpets has the answer to all your flooring needs.
According to the children's mother, the 55-year-old unemployed woman called her 10-year-old and seven-year-old children "f*** bogans."
New Celtic Keith Bogans has some bad news for Celtics fans who want the team to lose games in order to get a better draft pick to help the team rebuild.
'Things Bogans Like', a spin-off from a satirical website of the same name, tracks the trends of the much-misunderstood species.
The family's move to Boston in 1909 had meant substituting, for the closed, small-town horizon the Bogans had known before then, a grayer, thronged, and more patchwork life on the fringes of urban poverty in a new apartment development.
That's what some Bogans yelled at us from their cars.
BOGANS Carpets is a company which has been part of the fabric of Liverpool for the last 70 years.
ALTHOUGH just under 4 years old, Bogans Carpets and Flooring Two Mills is joining in the company's 69 years in business celebrations.