Meaning of BOGIE in English


[ 'bəʊgi ]

■ noun ( plural ~s )

1》 chiefly Brit. an undercarriage with four or six wheels pivoted beneath the end of a railway vehicle.

↘ Indian a railway carriage.

2》 chiefly N. English a low truck on four small wheels.


C19 (orig. in north. Engl. dialect use): of unknown origin.

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