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Definitions of bogart

bogart (ˈbəʊɡɑːt Pronunciation for bogart

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verb

  1. (transitive) (slang) to monopolize or keep (something, esp a marijuana cigarette) to oneself selfishly

Word Origin

C20: after Humphrey Bogart, on account of his alleged greed for marijuana

Bogart (ˈbəʊɡɑːt Pronunciation for Bogart

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noun

  1. Humphrey (DeForest). nicknamed Bogie. 1899–1957, US film actor: his films include High Sierra (1941), Casablanca (1942), The Big Sleep (1946), The African Queen (1951), and The Caine Mutiny (1954)

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