BOGO

noun
BO·​GO | \ ˈbō-(ˌ)gō How to pronounce BOGO (audio) \
plural BOGOs

Definition of BOGO

US
: a sales promotion in which an item is offered free or at a reduced price when another item is purchased at full price For those who want to save money at other grocery stores, keep an eye out for BOGOs.— John Ewoldt a BOGO sale

First Known Use of BOGO

1983, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for BOGO

buy one get one

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“BOGO.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/BOGO. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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