Meaning of bog


Pronunciation: (bog, bôg), [key]
— n., v., bogged, bog•ging.
  1. wet, spongy ground with soil composed mainly of decayed vegetable matter.
  2. an area or stretch of such ground.
—v.t., v.i.
  1. to sink in or as if in a bog (often fol. by down): We were bogged down by overwork.
  2. to eat heartily and ravenously.


Pronunciation: (bog, bôg), [key]
— n. Brit. Slang.
  1. a lavatory; bathroom.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • bog (Thesaurus)