Definition of bogart in English:


Syllabification: bo·gart
Pronunciation: /ˈbōgärt


[with object] informal , chiefly US
  • Selfishly appropriate or keep (something, especially a lit marijuana cigarette).
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    • Hell, I tell people that all the time so they don't bogart my joint.
    • Dude, don't bogart the platform.
    • So a broad driving a Mercedes is bogarting her way across traffic to make that important turn into the entrance closest to Bloomingdales.


1960s: from US actor Humphrey Bogart (1899–1957), who often smoked in films.

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