bogue

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[ bohg ]
/ boʊg /

noun Gulf States.

a bayou, stream, or waterway.

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Origin of bogue

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1805–15; (<Louisiana French ) <Choctaw bok creek, stream, river

Definition for bogue (2 of 2)

bogue2
[ bohg ]
/ boʊg /

verb (used without object), bogued, bogu·ing.Nautical.

(of a sailing vessel) to tend to fall off from the wind.

Origin of bogue

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perhaps akin to dial. bog to move off
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