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Definition of a bogan

bogan

noun

  • Australian white trash. Generally someone sporting a mullet, stonewashed denim, a flannel shirt and a loud, souped-up car. Generally male, but bogan females or "sharons" also exist.
    Shane looks like a total bogan in those jeans.
    He totally struts around like a bogan.

    Last edited on Nov 20 2016. Submitted by Elisabeth from Melbourne, VIC, Australia on Sep 19 2004.

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