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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bogy  \Bo"gy\,  n.;  pl  {Bogies}.  [See  {Bogle}.] 
  A  specter;  a  hobgoblin;  a  bugbear.  ``Death's  heads  and 
  bogies.''  --J.  H.  Newman.  [Written  also  {bogey}.] 
 
  There  are  plenty  of  such  foolish  attempts  at  playing 
  bogy  in  the  history  of  savages.  --C.  Kingsley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bogy 
  n  1:  an  unidentified  (and  possibly  enemy)  aircraft  [syn:  {bogie}, 
  {bogey}] 
  2:  an  evil  spirit  [syn:  {bogey},  {bogie}] 




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