bogey

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Noun[change]

Singular
bogey

Plural
bogeys

  1. (countable) A bogey is a score on a golf hole that is one above par.
    I got a bogey on the fourteenth hole, taking six strokes on a par five.

Verb[change]

Plain form
bogey

Third-person singular
bogeys

Past tense
bogeyed

Past participle
bogeyed

Present participle
bogeying

  1. (transitive) If you bogey a golf hole, you score one over par on it.
    I bogeyed the last hole with 5 strokes on a par 4.