What does the word bogus mean?

Usage examples for bogus

  1. Go along and get that room fixed up, she said, and don't try to palm off any bogus doctrines on me so early in the morning. – The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley
  2. " Calibogus," or " bogus," was cold rum and beer unsweetened. – Customs and Fashions in Old New England by Alice Morse Earle