Meaning of BOGIE in English


bogie 1

/boh"gee/ , n.

1. Auto. (on a truck) a rear-wheel assembly composed of four wheels on two axles, either or both driving axles, so mounted as to support the rear of the truck body jointly.

2. Railroads. (in Britain) a truck that rotates about a central pivot under a locomotive or car.

3. Brit.

a. any low, strong, four-wheeled cart or truck, as one used by masons to move stones.

b. truck 1 (def. 4).

Also, bogey, bogy .

[ 1810-20; orig. uncert. ]

bogie 2

/boh"gee, boog"ee, booh"gee/ , n.

bogy 1 .

bogie 3

/boh"gee/ , n. Mil.

bogey 1 (def. 3).

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