adjective (not before noun)
1 BrE slang a rude word meaning extremely tired: That's the last time I work so late. I'm buggered!
2 BrE slang a rude word meaning completely ruined or broken: The washing machine's buggered.
3 I'm buggered BrE spoken used to say that you are very surprised by something or cannot understand it: I'm buggered if I know why they didn't come!

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • buggered — bug|gered [ˈbʌgəd US ərd] adj [not before noun] BrE spoken not polite 1.) extremely tired 2.) completely ruined or broken ▪ The washing machine s buggered. 3.) I m buggered if ... used to say that you do not know something, will not do something …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • buggered — [[t]bʌ̱gə(r)d[/t]] 1) ADJ: v link ADJ (emphasis) If someone says that they will be buggered if they will do something, they mean that they do not want to do it and they will definitely not do it. [BRIT, INFORMAL, RUDE] 2) ADJ: v link ADJ If… …   English dictionary

  • buggered — UK [ˈbʌɡə(r)d] / US [ˈbʌɡərd] adjective British impolite 1) broken The photocopier s buggered again. 2) used for emphasizing that you do not know something I m buggered if I know what she sees in him. 3) used for emphasizing that you will not do… …   English dictionary

  • buggered — adjective a) broken Your telly is buggered, best get it fixed. b) In trouble. The police caught you on CCTV, now youre really buggered. Syn: fucked …   Wiktionary

  • buggered — bug|gered [ bʌgərd ] adjective BRITISH IMPOLITE 1. ) broken 2. ) very tired 3. ) used for emphasizing that you do not know something: I m buggered if I know what she sees in him. 4. ) used for emphasizing that you will not do something: I m… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • buggered — /ˈbʌgəd/ (say buguhd) adjective Colloquial 1. tired out; exhausted. 2. broken; wrecked. 3. damned: *Buggered if I know how he stuck it after that. –harold lewis, 1973 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Buggered — broken; very tired; damned …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • Buggered up — ruined; broken …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • buggered — I Australian Slang broken; very tired; damned II Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) exhausted …   English dialects glossary

  • buggered up — Australian Slang ruined; broken …   English dialects glossary

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