from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One of several wheels or supporting and aligning rollers inside the tread of a tractor or tank.
- n. Chiefly British A railroad car or locomotive undercarriage having pairs of wheels that swivel so that curves can be negotiated.
- n. Variant of bogey.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Structure with axles and wheels under a railroad carriage or locomotive.
- n. Cigarette.
- n. An aircraft of unknown friend/foe status. (compare bandit)
- n. A score one stroke higher than par on any one hole.
- n. 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.
- n. A piece of solid or semisolid mucus in or removed from the nostril.
- n. Ghost.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A four-wheeled truck, having a certain amount of play around a vertical axis, used to support in part a locomotive on a railway track.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See bogy.
- n. A name first given at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, in England, to a coal-wagon or truck so constructed as to turn easily in moving about the quays; a trolly.
- n. An English term for a four-wheeled truck supporting the front part of a locomotive engine, or placed one under each end of a railway-carriage, and turning beneath it by means of a central pin or pivot, to facilitate the passing of sudden curves.
- n. In a saw-mill, a small carriage running on a transverse track on a log-carriage, used to change the position of the log in relation to the saw.
- n. A small wheelbarrow or box upon wheels, made of light boiler-plate iron, used in the removal from the furnace of blackash in the manufacture of soda by the Leblanc process.
- n. See Colonel Bogie.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an unidentified (and possibly enemy) aircraft
- n. an evil spirit
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)