bogart (verb) antedated (?) to 1965

Stephen Goranson goranson at DUKE.EDU
Sat Dec 22 15:03:22 UTC 2012

Ebony v. 20 no. 5, March 1965, page 98:

Youths Compile Slang Book to Develop Writing Skills
.... Bogart: to muscle through— as in "Dig up, let's grab a boss broad and bogart our way into a boss jam."....

Stephen Goranson

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