- present participle of bug
bugging (countable and uncountable, plural buggings)
- Electronic surveillance.
1993, John H. Davis, The Kennedys: Dynasty and Disaster, page 486:
- The buggings executed by the FBI not only revealed a great deal about the Cosa Nostra's activities, they also revealed a great deal about how the Cosa Nostra felt about the Kennedys.