WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Dialect Termsa bayou, stream, or waterway.
- Choctaw bok creek, stream, river
- Louisiana French)
- ( 1805–15
bogue2 (bōg),USA pronunciation v.i., bogued, bogu•ing. [Naut.]
- Nautical, Naval Terms(of a sailing vessel) to tend to fall off from the wind.
- perh. akin to dialect, dialectal bog to move off