Noun: A gadget, usually in the form of a plug or socket, inserted into an electronic device in order to test or bypass interlocks. Also used to make the damn thing work because the interlock has failed at a critical time. USA Navy slang, WWII vintage, now much used in the USA National Labs.
Verb: To bypass an interlock, either directly with a jumper, or by the use of a "bugger".
Bugger out the Radiation Chain. Use the X-Ray Safety bugger.
Technically means to sodomize
, but most people use the word in a variety of situations, often without realizing the true meaning.
It is often considered these days to be more acceptable that the word 'fuck
' (as long as you are not in the presence of anyone old enough to remember the actual meaning).
BUGGER! (when something goes wrong.)
Bugger-me! ('Well I'll be damned..')
Bugger THAT! (When you can't be bothered doing something.)
That bugger stole my Holden
! (used to refer to a person in a derogatory manner.)
I decided to let the bugger enjoy it. (used in reference to a friend or someone you feel sorry for.)
I must've buggered that question.. (messed up)
Bugger-off! ('Get lost!')
To sodomize someone.
There once was a man from Belair
Who tried to bugger a bear.
But the beast was a brute
Who struck out at his root
Leaving nothing but testes and hair.
Australian, derived from buggering, which means anal intercourse. Now mostly used as a slang word as an exclamation of surprise or discontent. May be used to refer to a creature or human.
Discontent: Well I'll be buggered!, Disappointment: Oh bugger me, Referal to friend or colleague: The stupid bugger, Anal sex: Oh he buggered me all night
An exclamation to a really bad occurence
Oh bugger, I got my nose caught in the toaster again
N. A person or animal, often a small one, such as a child or small pet. Frequently prefaced by "little."
American slang (particularly rural), not to be confused with the British cuss word.
He's a cute little bugger.
She's a tough little bugger.
<i>vb.</i> the act of committing sodomy
<i>n.</i> person who commits sodmoy (n.), ie. has anal intercourse.
It is generally used about an annoying person or situation.
Bugger off (get lost).
Stop buggering me.
My boss is a bugger and a half.
Oh bugger (something went wrong).
A variety of meanings.
1) To show annoyance
2) To sodomize
3) The aftermath of sodomization
4) To show a lack of interest
1) Bugger it.
2) Bugger me
3) I'm buggered
4) I cant be buggered to.