bodge

noun (1)
\ˈbäj\
plural -s

Definition of bodge 

(Entry 1 of 3)

: an English unit of capacity equal to about ¹/₂peck and out of use since the 17th century

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Definition of bodge (Entry 2 of 3)

bodge

noun (2)
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plural -s

Definition of bodge (Entry 3 of 3)

chiefly dialectal

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History and Etymology for bodge

Noun (1)

origin unknown

Transitive verb

by alteration

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