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bug
British English: /bʌɡ/
American English: /bəɡ/

Translation of bug in German:

noun

  • 2 (esp. (American English) ) (small insect)
    Insekt, das
    Käfer, der
  • 3 [colloquial]
    (virus) Bazillus, der
    don't you breathe your bugs over me
    steck mich nicht an
  • 4 [colloquial] (disease)
    Infektion, die
    Krankheit, die
    catch a bug
    sich Dat. eine Krankheit od. [colloquial] was holen
    I don't want to catch that bug of yours
    ich will mich nicht bei dir anstecken
  • 5 [colloquial]
    (concealed microphone) Wanze, die [colloquial]
  • 6 [colloquial]
    (defect) Macke, die [slang]
    we have got all the bugs out of the system
    wir haben alle Fehler im System beseitigt
  • 7 [colloquial]
    (obsession) Tick, der [colloquial]
    he has a bug about neatness
    er hat einen Ordnungsfimmel [colloquial]
    then I got the bug
    dann packte es mich
  • 8 [colloquial]
    (enthusiast) Fan, der [colloquial]

transitive verb -gg-

  • 1 [colloquial] (install microphone in)
    verwanzen (Zimmer) [colloquial]
    abhören (Telefon, Konferenz)
    bugging device
    Abhöreinrichtung, die
    Wanze, die [colloquial]
  • 2 [colloquial] (annoy)
    nerven [slang]
    den Nerv töten + Dat. [colloquial]
    (bother) beunruhigen
    what's bugging you?
    was ist los mit dir?

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