bugger (2)

This page is about the slang term bugger (2)



an expletive used to express anger or frustration

For example

  • Diana doesn't swear much, so I was surprised when I heard her say "Bugger!" after she dropped a plate in the kitchen.

  • When James realised he'd forgotten his wallet, he said, "Bugger it! I'll have to go back home."

Quick Quiz

My boss usually says the word "bugger" whenever he

a. feels happy

b. gets angry

c. answers the phone

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Contributor: Matt Errey