wet, spongy ground with soil composed mainly of decayed vegetable matter.
an area or stretch of such ground.
to sink in or as if in a bog (often followed by down):
We were bogged down by overwork.
bog in, Australian Slang. to eat heartily and ravenously.
a lavatory; bathroom.
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wet spongy ground consisting of decomposing vegetation, which ultimately forms peat
an area of such ground
a place or thing that prevents or slows progress or improvement
a slang word for lavatory (sense 1)
(Austral, slang) the act or an instance of defecating
An area of wet, spongy ground consisting mainly of decayed or decaying peat moss (sphagnum) and other vegetation. Bogs form as the dead vegetation sinks to the bottom of a lake or pond, where it decays slowly to form peat. Peat bogs are important to global ecology, since the undecayed peat moss stores large amounts of carbon that would otherwise be released back into the atmosphere. Global warming may accelerate decay in peat bogs and release more carbon dioxide, which in turn may cause further warming.
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to take an unfair share of (something); keep for oneself instead of sharing: Are you gonna bogart that joint all night? to bully or force: He just bogarted his way into the elevator! to act or move in a tough or aggressive way: That big guy doesn’t ask–he just bogarts. a person who hogs or […]
any of several plants of the genus Narthecium, of the lily family, having yellowish flowers and growing in boggy places. noun either of two liliaceous plants, Narthecium ossifragum of Europe or N. americanum of North America, that grow in boggy places and have small yellow flowers and grasslike leaves
buck bean. noun another name for buckbean
noun another name for cotton grass Historical Examples A Book of Irish Verse William Butler Yeats