Meaning of BOGIE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

also bo·gey ˈbō-gē

( plural bogies also bogeys )

Etymology: origin unknown

Date: 1835

1. : a low strongly built cart


a. chiefly British : a swiveling railway truck

b. : the driving-wheel assembly consisting of the rear four wheels of a 6-wheel automotive truck

3. : a small supporting or aligning wheel (as on the inside perimeter of a tank tread)

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.