buga

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See also: buğa and Buga

Icelandic[edit]

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Verb[edit]

buga (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative bugaði, supine bugað)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to overcome, to defeat

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Clipping of bugarrón.

Noun[edit]

buga m or f (plural bugas)

  1. (Mexico, gay slang) heterosexual (person)

Adjective[edit]

buga (plural bugas)

  1. (Mexico, gay slang, relational) heterosexuality

Etymology 2[edit]

Clipping of Bugatti.

Noun[edit]

buga m (plural bugas)

  1. (Spain, colloquial) automobile

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buʀah (to spray water from the mouth), (cf. Indonesian bura and Malay bura), from Proto-Austronesian *buʀəS.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bu‧gá
  • IPA(key): /buˈɡa/, [bʊˈɰa]
  • Rhymes: -a

Noun[edit]

bugá

  1. act of expelling something from the mouth by a sudden blow of air
  2. bellowing snort (such as with steam being forced out)
  3. traditional game similar to marbles, but using seeds of the kalumbibit blown out from the players mouth instead
  4. kind of treatment by quack doctors where something chewed is mixed with saliva and spat upon an ailing part of the patient's body

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