- (formerly) a leather bag suspended at each end of a pole or yoke and used for carrying water.
- Also water budget. Heraldry. a representation of a pair of these joined by a yoke, used as a charge.
Origin of water bouget
1560–70; bouget, variant of budget
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018