North American informal Go away: I assumed you’d come to tell me to bug off
More example sentences
- She politely told him to bug off and returned to the breakfast table to finish the comics.
- Why couldn't I just have told Van to bug off and that I'm not interested in getting to know him?
- I wanted to resolve things with Carter… but I wanted to tell him to bug off at the same time.
Definition of bug off in:
- The US English dictionary