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buggy

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adjective bug·gy \ˈbə-gē\

Definition of buggy

buggier

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buggiest

  1. 1 :  infested with bugs a buggy swamp

  2. 2 :  characterized by bugs; especially :  containing many bugs a buggy software program

Examples of buggy in a Sentence

  1. It's too buggy out here—let's go inside.

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First Known Use of buggy

1714


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buggy

noun bug·gy

Definition of buggy

plural

buggies

  1. 1 :  a light one-horse carriage made with two wheels in England and with four wheels in the U.S.

  2. 2 :  a small cart or truck for short transportations of heavy materials

  3. 3 :  baby carriage

Examples of buggy in a Sentence

  1. He rode into town on his horse and buggy.

  2. we'll need a new buggy if we have another baby

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Origin and Etymology of buggy

origin unknown


BUGGY Defined for English Language Learners

buggy

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Definition of buggy for English Language Learners

  • : having many insects

  • of a computer program, system, etc. : having many problems or errors that prevent proper operation : having many bugs

buggy

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Definition of buggy for English Language Learners

  • : a light carriage that is usually pulled by one horse


BUGGY Defined for Kids

buggy

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noun bug·gy \ˈbə-gē\

Definition of buggy for Students

plural

buggies

  1. :  a light carriage with a single seat that is usually drawn by one horse



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