In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(evil spirit)→ bogeyman
- Like most Class 2 bogies, Theys attack singly or in groups, and only ever attack when their prey is alone.
- Surely there can be no better way to interest young children in science than talking bogeys.
- And another chapter concerns the various demonic figures that acted as bogeys, especially for Greek women.
- I hereby promise to donate £5 to the campaign fund of anyone prepared to stand in Worcester as the Pants Candidate and pursue him round his constituency with supporters dressed as bogies and toilet turtles.
- There were Ghosts, plain and simple: mere bogies, fully conscious of their own decay, who had accepted the traditional role of the spectre, and seemed to hope they could frighten someone.
- But at the Reformation, this interpretation was forbidden, and a bogey henceforth could only be a bogey, never a ghost.
- Umm Ba'ula, the mother of bogeys, is a supernatural figure in warning stories told to small children.
- Laughter and derision are in many ways the deadliest bogies in politics.
- Eliminating the need for external adjusters saved weight, cost and complexity, and helped the three automakers easily surpass their durability bogeys.
- Amidst the resulting squeals of disgust, it slid slowly down the frosted pane, leaving a trail of what appeared to be jellied pink bogies in its wake.
- The bogey of community in peril was falsely raised to keep the constituency within the preserve of male candidates.
- Although, as we shall see, Ryle says a good deal more about our mental concepts, it cannot be said that he seriously addresses this question and thereby slays the bogy of mechanism.
- Italian poets, in any case, have different bogies to contend with than those of American poets.
- The Court of Appeal decision did not raise any bogeys.
- Had Scarlett been an adult satirist, I would have taken the chance to inflict more wounds upon her and maybe said ‘Your house is fashioned from a mixture of sweat and bogeys.’
- This is where the vulgar ‘intellectuals’ and slogan-mongers start talking about the bogy of ‘economic rationalism’.
- Well anyway my dears, that's enough about snot, sneezing, mucus, bogies and phlegm.
- While behaviour disturbance, depression, extreme anxiety, and other psychiatric conditions might become manifest, post traumatic stress is the bogey.
- Old bogeys that should have been buried years ago have been needlessly reinvigorated.
- He shouldn't be in a job that doesn't largely involve counting his bogies as the main task.
- Of course, any such attempt is constrained by the spectre of a nuclear war, whose bogey is very calculatingly turned off and on by the country's government officials.
- We had joy, we had fun, flicking bogies at the sun.
- Pagans mocked the notion as a bogy to frighten people into the Church.
- 30 minutes of watching a retard pick his nose and eat his own bogies would have been far more entertaining.
- Do not let the bogy of behaviourism scare you off observing these features; I am not asking you to believe that ‘to see’ is itself a word for a kind of behaviour.
- Prions, the rogue proteins that also cause BSE, have come to be an ultra-modern bogey, a sinister by-product of urbanisation.
- Deforestation, soil erosion, overstocking of cattle are no longer seen as bogeys or as inevitable consequences of population increase.
- He surprised the Labor movement with his exploitation of the communist bogey.
- So Ryle's fundamental target is not the Cartesian hypothesis of the ghost in the machine: it is ‘the bogy of mechanism’, mistaken fear of which leads people to embrace the Cartesian hypothesis.
- Proliferation of nuclear weapons may be the big bogey, but the proliferation of copying machines will do the job just as well.
- The early period of the Hawke government saw real if flawed attempts to wrestle with the unemployment bogey.
- Do you know the difference between real bad guys and the bogies leaders use to try and hoax your liberties away?
- He played an inconsistent round comprising six birdies, two bogeys and a double bogey.
- He was six over after the first seven holes after a run of four bogeys compounded by a double bogey on the sixth.
- He got back into contention with a level par 71 containing six birdies, four bogeys and one double bogey.
- DiMarco, tied for the lead after the first round, had an inconsistent round that included an eagle, four birdies, three bogeys and a double bogey.
- Then I made a triple bogey and two double bogeys in the last five holes.
- Having had a poor run of three bogeys in four holes from the seventh, she had the consolation of a strong finish.
- But a bogey on that hole meant all I needed on the par - 4 18th was a 5 and I would break 90.
- When you're trying to break 100 for the first time, a bogey is a great score, and it should be your goal.
- His round included two birdies, four bogeys, a double-bogey and a triple-bogey.
- Three bogeys in four holes from the ninth saw him subside to five-under-par for the tournament, which is where he finished.
- He had just six bogeys and one double bogey in the first three rounds.
- McGinley had been in touch with the leaders since day one but two bogeys and a double bogey in four holes proved his undoing.
- Stuart Appleby struggled on the home stretch, registering three bogeys in four holes before an out-of-bounds drive on the last cost him three points.
- But his round fell apart when he carded a double bogey on the 15th and a bogey on the final hole.
- She fell three behind after 10 holes before Bob Mucha wobbled to three bogeys and a double bogey over the final six holes.
- I remember I had to make an eight-foot putt for bogey on the first hole.
- She struggled in the second round, leading Ochoa by just a stroke after two bogeys and four birdies.
- After a bogey on the first hole, I hit into the woods on the par - 5 second and had to punch out.
- On his way to victory, Patel had four birdies in the first 18 holes, marred by a bogey and one double-bogey and four more birdies coming in, a round also spoiled by a couple of one-over par holes.
- Just as quickly, two bogeys and a double bogey cost him the lead.
2(feared thing)terror masculinecuco masculine Southern Cone informal
3Britishslang(nasal mucus)moco (seco) masculine
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