verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of bogart
Examples from the Web for bogard
Historical Examples of bogard
Bogard returned from his second expedition, with one prisoner only, whom he also thrust into prison.
And Mr. Bogard had come to you as assistant sales manager, to find out the minimum, let us say, of the down payment?
By Bogard, Mr. Bogard brought the man to my office and I'm sitting like you are and he brought him to the door.
And your recollection at the moment is that Bogard was seeking to interest him in a Comet?
And this conversation you are now relating occurred after Bogard had demonstrated the car?
Word Origin for bogart
1969, "to keep a joint in your mouth," dangling from the lip like Humphrey Bogart's cigarette in the old movies, instead of passing it on. First attested in "Easy Rider." The word was also used 1960s with notions of "get something by intimidation, be a tough guy" (again with reference to the actor and the characters he typically played). In old drinking slang, Captain Cork was "a man slow in passing the bottle."