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bugger

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English

Etymology

From French bougre, from Mediaeval Latin Bulgarus (Bulgarian), used in designation of heretics to whom various unnatural practices were ascribed.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
bugger

Plural
bugger

bugger (bugger)
  1. (obsolete) A heretic.
  2. (UK Template loop detected: Template:context 2) Someone who commits buggery; a sodomite.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A foolish or worthless person, rascal; however also used affectionately: chap.
    How are you, you old bugger?
  4. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A damn, anything at all.
    I don't give a bugger how important you think it is.

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Verb

Infinitive
to bugger

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to bugger (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To sodomize.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To ruin.
    This computer is buggered!

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Interjection

bugger

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An expression of annoyance or displeasure.
    Oh bugger!
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Cutsie expression of very mild annoyance.

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