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bogart (ˈbəʊɡɑːt Pronunciation for bogart

Definitions

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

Definitions

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)

Example Sentences Including 'bogart'

Instead, shell out for quality ganj, and don't bogart the roach.
Maxim (2004)

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