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Bugger it




English Meaning 1

Damn it > to show frustration (Be careful when you speak English and use this, it can be considered rude)

English Example 1

“Bugger it, I forgot to ring the plumber, now I’ll have to wait til Monday, bugger” (Learn English tip: til is short for until, but only when we speak English)

English Meaning 2

Can’t be bothered

English Example 2

“Wanna go for a coffee?” (Learn English tip: wanna is short for want to, the question word ‘do’ is also dropped)
“Cant, got too much work to do - oh bugger it, lets go”

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