Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Bogan, Louise 1897-1970. American poet whose subtle, spare works are metaphysical in tone.

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Examples

  • Why is so little written about Louise Bogan, May Swenson, and Jean Garrigue, all of them prominent poets, and in Bogan’s case a major critic, of their time?

    Essentialism? Say What? : Emily Warn : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

  • Girl's weekend: 'Bogan' Brisbane tourism ad 'sleazy'

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • Stock Eliminator — Monty Bogan, Pontiac Firebird, 10.331, 126.96 def.

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  • Tuxtla is a rawboned, overgrown tropical city with many great restaurants, some with not only very good food but magnificent views from dining terraces but Tuxtla is a lot like Betty Sue Bogan - you have to explore patiently over time to discover her treasures.

    Tapachula vs. Tuxtla

  • Mr. Dinnison proudly calls himself a Cub—a Cashed-up Bogan, a bogan referring to Australian slang for an uneducated blue-collar worker.

    The $200,000-a-Year Mine Worker

  • "I have civil-servant friends who talk about giving it all up and going to the work in the mines," says David Nichols , author of "The Bogan Delusion", a sociological book about the riches of blue-collar Australians.

    The $200,000-a-Year Mine Worker

  • SCOUTING THE OFFENSE: QB B.J. Daniels (772 yards rushing, 1,983 passing as a redshirt freshman in 2009) gives the Bulls an explosive attack, especially if WR Dontavia Bogan (22 catches, 305 yards in 2009) picks up where he left off in the spring.

    Around the BigEast Conference

  • If Daniels develops consistency, the Bulls have the potential to be one of the top offenses in the Big East with the likes of receivers like Dontavia Bogan and running back Moise Plancher among the 10 returning starters.

    Around the BigEast Conference

  • Senior Faron Hornes is the incumbent punt returner, and senior Dontavia Bogan returns as the primary kickoff returner (21.4 average).

    Around the BigEast Conference

  • Bogan adds that many felt they had been denied proper access to community services - such as the Jewish community's private ambulance that might have saved the boy.

    New 'Peace Museum' Celebrates Inter-Community Cooperation

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