bugbear Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “bugbear” in the English Dictionary

"bugbear" in British English

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bugbearnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʌɡ.beər/  us   /-ber/
a ​particular thing that ​annoys or ​upsets you: Smoking is a ​particular bugbear of his.
(Definition of bugbear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bugbear”
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人讨厌的事…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人討厭的事…
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