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English definition of “bugger”

bugger

noun [C]     /ˈbʌɡ.ər/ US  //
UK offensive a silly or annoying person: Well you shouldn't have drunk so much, should you, you daft bugger! The stupid bugger's given me the wrong ticket! informal used to or about someone that you feel sympathy for: The poor bugger has nowhere else to sleep. US informal a person or animal, especially a young one that you like very much: He's a cute little bugger, isn't he? UK offensive something that is very difficult or annoying: This tin is a bugger to open.
(Definition of bugger noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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