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noun [countable] bogey pronunciation in American English /ˈboʊɡi/
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  1. 1
    a golf score of one shot more than par (=the expected number of shots needed to get the ball into a hole)
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  2. 2
    British something that causes problems, or something that people worry about
    the bogey of something:

    Every government wants to rid itself of the bogey of inflation.



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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