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 around — ► bugger about/around act stupidly or carelessly. Main Entry: ↑bugger … English terms dictionary
bugger around — see bugger about … English dictionary
Bugger around — waste time; mess about; fiddle around … Dictionary of Australian slang
bugger around — Australian Slang waste time; mess about; fiddle around … English dialects glossary
bugger around — v. behave carelessly or dumbly … English slang
bugger around — … Useful english dictionary
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 — vulgar slang, chiefly Brit. ► NOUN 1) derogatory a person who commits buggery. 2) a person regarded with contempt or pity. 3) an annoying or awkward thing. ► VERB 1) practise buggery with. 2) cause serious harm or trouble to. 3) … English terms dictionary
bugger — 1 noun (C) spoken especially BrE 1 taboo someone who is very annoying or unpleasant: Bill s an obnoxious little bugger. 2 a rude word meaning someone that you pretend to be annoyed with, although you actually like them: What are you doing, you… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
bugger — [[t]bʌ̱gə(r)[/t]] buggers, buggering, buggered 1) N COUNT: oft adj N (disapproval) Some people use bugger to describe a person who has done something annoying or stupid. [mainly BRIT, INFORMAL, RUDE] 2) N SING: a N Some people say that a job or… … English dictionary