nounAustralian /NZ • informal , • derogatory
- An uncouth or unsophisticated person, regarded as being of low social status: some bogans yelled at us from their cars my family are culinary bogansMore example sentences
- She was some bogan girl from a dairy farm who taught modelling.
- The party was good, save for his bogan high school friends.
- I ferried up to the last point on the river, got out for a walk around to give the bogans a chance to shout incomprehensibly to me, and went back to where I started.
1980s: perhaps from the surname Bogan.