buggy buggy  /ˈbə ɡi/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a small lightweight carriage; drawn by a single horse
  2. (adj) informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
  3. (adj) infested with bugs

Usage(s):

  1. This V12-powered super dune buggy gets on the list well, my list anyway purely because of its appalling clientele.
  2. A wheel without an inflated tire may seem old-fashionedthink wooden buggy wheelsbut the Tweel from Michelin is anything but retro.
  3. My wife's a hologram, my boss is buggy and my virtual analyst doesn't understand me.

News

  1. CELEBRATING PATRIOTS: Historic Morrisville Society pays tribute to nation's founders with a day of food, fun and ...

    MORRISVILLE BOROUGH – Hot dogs, horse and buggy rides, a fish pond with lots of prizes, raffle baskets galore, a revolutionary soldier and Gen. George Washington himself were the main attractions at Patriots Day.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Yardley News

  2. Microsoft Waits to Fix Your Software Bugs So the NSA Can Use Them First

    In a move as fiendishly clever as it is galling, Microsoft tells the U.S. government about bugs in its notoriously buggy software before it fixes them so that intelligence agencies can use the vulnerabilities for the purposes of cyberspying. "That information can be used to protect government computers and to access the computers of terrorists or military foes," sources tell Bloomberg's Michael ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

  3. Speeding driver hits buggy

    ORLEANS — Two rural Mitchell residents were injured Tuesday when their buggy was struck from behind by a vehicle near Mount Horeb Road in Orange County. Johnny Miller, 19, an ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bedford Times-Mail

Quotes

  1. In a January speech in Livonia, McCain said it "wasn't government's job to protect buggy factories and haberdashers when cars replaced carriages and men stopped wearing hats."
    on Jun 5, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Bloomberg

  2. "It's easy to have a rocket docket when you have horse-and-buggy cases," Mukasey said.
    on Sep 16, 2007 By: Michael Mukasey Source: Forbes

  3. "They are lazy. They have all this potential to do interesting things but they just refuse to do it. They don't do anything with the approaches that Apple is taking, like Carbon. Apple does not support Flash because it is so buggy. Whenever a Mac...
    on Feb 2, 2010 By: Steve Jobs Source: X-bit Labs

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