There are 3 translations of bugger in Spanish:

bugger1

Pronunciation: /ˈbʌgər; ˈbʌgə(r)/

n

  • 2 (British English/inglés británico) 2.1 (unpleasant person) [vulgar] hijo, (masculine, feminine) de puta [vulgar] that stupid bugger ese cabrón or (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur) ese pendejo or (Andes, Venezuela) ese huevón or (Colombia, River Plate area/Colombia, Río de la Plata) ese boludo or (Spain/España) ese gilipollas [vulgar] 2.2 (person) [slang/argot] come here you cheeky bugger! ¡ven aquí granuja or sinvergüenza! [colloquial/familiar] poor bugger! ¡pobre tipo! [colloquial/familiar] you lucky bugger! ¡qué potra tienes! [colloquial/familiar], ¡qué suertudo! (Latin America/América Latina) [colloquial/familiar], ¡qué suerte tienes macho! (Spain/España) [slang/argot] to play silly buggers hacer* pendejadas or (Spain/España) gilipolleces or (Colombia, River Plate area/Colombia, Río de la Plata) boludeces or (Andes, Venezuela) huevadas [slang/argot]
  • 3 (sth difficult, unpleasant) (British English/inglés británico) [slang/argot] this paint's a real bugger to get off esta mierda or (Mexico/México) chingadera de pintura no hay quien la quite [vulgar] the exam was a real bugger el examen fue jodidísimo [vulgar] bugger all it's bugger all to do with you ¡a ti qué coño or qué carajo or (Mexico/México) qué chingados te importa! [vulgar] she did bugger all no hizo un carajo [vulgar] not to give a bugger I don't give a bugger what you say me importa un carajo lo que digas [vulgar]

Definition of bugger in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 3 translations of bugger in Spanish:

bugger2

vt

  • 1 (British English/inglés británico) 1.1 (in interjectional phrases/en locuciones de tipo interjección) [vulgar] bugger you! ¡vete a la mierda or (in Spain also/en España también) a tomar por culo or (in Mexico also/en México también) a la chingada! [vulgar] bugger this! he can do it himself que lo haga él ¡qué coño! [vulgar] (I'm) buggered if I know! ¡no tengo ni puta idea! [vulgar] 1.2 (ruin, spoil) [slang/argot] joder [vulgar], chingar* (Mexico/México) [vulgar] the television's buggered la televisión se ha jodido or (Mexico/México) se chingó [vulgar] 1.3 (tire) [slang/argot] I'm (totally) buggered estoy hecho polvo [colloquial/familiar]

Phrasal verbs

bugger about

bugger around (British English/inglés británico) [vulgar]
verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (act foolishly) joder [vulgar] 1.1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (inconvenience) joder [vulgar]

bugger off

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (British English/inglés británico)
[vulgar] bugger off! ¡vete a la mierda! [vulgar], ¡vete a tomar por culo! (Spain/España) [vulgar], ¡vete a la chingada! (Mexico/México) [vulgar] he buggered off se largó [colloquial/familiar], se las tomó (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar]

bugger up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (British English/inglés británico)
[vulgar] joder [vulgar] it buggered up our holiday nos jodió las vacaciones [vulgar] I buggered up my exam la cagué en el examen [vulgar]

Definition of bugger in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 3 translations of bugger in Spanish:

bugger3

exclamation

  • (British English/inglés británico) [vulgar], ¡carajo! [vulgar], ¡joder! [vulgar]

Definition of bugger in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.