Word forms "bugger about":
present tense I/you/we/they bugger about he/she/it buggers about present participle buggering about past tense buggered about past participle buggered about British impolite1) [intransitive] to waste time behaving in a silly way2) bugger someone about/around[transitive] to cause problems for someone
I wish they'd stop buggering us about and pay us.
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bugger about — ● bugger * * * bugger about (or bugger around) [phrasal verb] Brit informal + impolite 1 : to spend time in a useless or aimless way We just buggered about [=messed around] all afternoon. 2 bugger (someone) about/around : to cause problems or… … Useful english dictionary
bugger about — ► bugger about/around act stupidly or carelessly. Main Entry: ↑bugger … English terms dictionary
bugger about — or bugger around 1) PHRASAL VERB: V P (disapproval) If someone buggers about or buggers around, they waste time doing unnecessary things. [BRIT, INFORMAL, RUDE] Syn: mess about, mess around 2) PHRASAL VERB: V n P (disapproval) If someone … English dictionary
Bugger about — mess about; fiddle around … Dictionary of Australian slang
bugger about — Australian Slang mess about; fiddle around … English dialects glossary
bugger about — v. behave carelessly or dumbly. Stop buggering about and get to work … English slang
bugger about* — Behave in desultory or feeble manner … A concise dictionary of English slang
bugger about/around — ► bugger about/around act stupidly or carelessly. Main Entry: ↑bugger … English terms dictionary
bugger about/around — act stupidly or carelessly. → bugger … English new terms dictionary
bugger about / around — Verb. To mess around, waste time … English slang and colloquialisms