bogle

play
noun bo·gle \ˈbō-gəl\
variants: or less commonly

boggle

play \ˈbä-gəl\

Definition of bogle

dialectal British

  1. :  goblin, specter; also :  an object of fear or loathing

Origin and Etymology of bogle

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1505




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