A specter; a hobgoblin; a bugbear.
‘There are plenty of such foolish attempts at playing bogy in the history of savages.’;
Having the qualities of a bog; i.e. dank, squishy, muddy, and full of water and rotting vegetation.
‘The edge of the woods led out onto a noisome, boggy fen, a paradise for mosquitos and small frogs.’;
an unidentified (and possibly enemy) aircraft
Consisting of, or containing, a bog or bogs; of the nature of a bog; swampy; as, boggy land.
an evil spirit
(of soil) soft and watery;
‘the ground was boggy under foot’; ‘a marshy coastline’; ‘miry roads’; ‘wet mucky lowland’; ‘muddy barnyard’; ‘quaggy terrain’; ‘the sloughy edge of the pond’; ‘swampy bayous’;
Bogy (French pronunciation: [bɔʒi]; Occitan: Bògi) is a commune of the Ardèche department in southern France.