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Meaning of BUGGY

Pronunciation:  'bugee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a small lightweight carriage; drawn by a single horse
  2. [adj]  infested with bugs
  3. [adj]  informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"

BUGGY is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: around the bend, balmy, barmy, bats, batty, bonkers, cracked, crackers, daft, dirty, dotty, fruity, haywire, insane, kookie, kooky, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, roadster, round the bend, soiled, unclean, wacky, whacky
 See Also: carriage, equipage, rig



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Bug"gy\, a. [From {Bug}.]
    Infested or abounding with bugs.
  2. \Bug"gy\, n.; pl. {Buggies}.
    1. A light one horse two-wheeled vehicle. [Eng.]
             Villebeck prevailed upon Flora to drive with him to
             the race in a buggy.                  --Beaconsfield.
    2. A light, four-wheeled vehicle, usually with one seat, and
       with or without a calash top. [U.S.]
    {Buggy cultivator}, a cultivator with a seat for the driver.
    {Buggy plow}, a plow, or set of plows, having a seat for the
       driver; -- called also {sulky plow}.
Thesaurus Terms
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