fogy

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noun fo·gy \ˈfō-gē\

Definition of fogy

plural

fogies

also

fogeys

  1. :  a person with old-fashioned ideas —usually used with old

fogyish

play or

fogeyish

\-gē-ish\ adjective

fogyism

play or

fogeyism

\-gē-ˌi-zəm\ noun

Examples of fogy in a sentence

  1. <old fogies who said that rap music would never last>

Variants of fogy

less commonly

fogey

Origin and Etymology of fogy

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1780


FOGY Defined for English Language Learners

fogy

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noun fo·gy \ˈfō-gē\

Definition of fogy for English Language Learners

  • : a person with old-fashioned ideas


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