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bug off

slang Get out of here; go away; get lost. Listen, I don't want to buy any, so why don't you just bug off and leave me alone!
See also: bug, off

bug off

 
1. Sl. to cease bothering [someone]. Hey, bug off! Your comments are annoying. I wish you would bug off!
2. Sl. Get out!; Go away! (Usually Bug off!) Bug off! Get out of my sight! Bug off and leave me alone!
See also: bug, off

bug off

Also, bugger off. Go away, as in Bug off before I call the police. Both terms are often used as an imperative, as in the example, and the variant is heard more in Britain than in America. [Slang; c. 1900] For a synonym, see buzz off.
See also: bug, off

bug ˈoff!

(American English, spoken) a rude way of telling somebody to go away
See also: bug

bug off

v. Slang
To go away. Used chiefly as a command: Bug off! I'm trying to get some work done.
See also: bug, off

Bug off!

exclam. Get out!; Go away! Bug off! Get out of here!
See also: bug
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An exasperated Kilmer, 36, who finished the relationship in June, said: "I just can't get Cindy to bug off.
I should have pulled my Volkswagen Bug off the road, but I compromised and buckled my seat belt instead.
With the remote control switch, he or she can sit at a listening post and switch the bug off when there is any sign that it may be in jeopardy or when it is not needed.
He also wasn't happy that Heather flicked a bug off the instructor's chest.
Altus Brands is to the rescue with their new Bug Off Hat.
Time someone in the Government told RBS that sorry chums, it's NOT your dosh to lend, so tell those Yankies to bug off and look elsewhere for their filthy lucre.
Page, the managers of Autumn Woods Apartments (formerly Upland Gardens), and the Worcester Housing Court are finding that getting bed bugs to bug off is a complicated campaign that resolves only in surviving the battle, not winning it.
I reckon I got my love for food off my dad and the cooking bug off my mum.