how to pronounce bug /ˈbʌɡ/
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bug is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of bug in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… would you cook a bug i would cook a bug …”
meanings of bug noun: A manually positioned marker in flight instruments. A small, usually transparent or translucent image placed in a corner of a television program to indicate what network or cable channel is televising it. A concealed electronic eavesdropping or intercept device. A small and usually invisible file (traditionally a single-pixel image) on a World Wide Web page, primarily used to track users. Synonym of union bug. Any insect, arachnid, myriapod or entognath. A problem that needs fixing. Any insect, arachnid, or other terrestrial arthropod that is a pest. An insect of the order Hemiptera (the “true bugs"). Hobgoblin, scarecrow; anything that terrifies. Synonym of oil bug. A Volkswagen Beetle car. A Bugatti car. An enthusiasm for something; an obsession. A contagious illness; a bacterium or virus causing it. A limited form of wild card in some variants of poker. A bedbug. HIV. A keen enthusiast or hobbyist. A trilobite. Any of various species of marine or freshwater crustaceans; e.g. a Moreton Bay bug, mudbug. A young apprentice jockey. A semi-automated telegraph key. verb: To install an electronic listening device or devices in. To annoy. name: A river flowing northwest 450 miles between Belarus and Poland. A river in Ukraine, flowing 530 miles to the Dnieper estuary. words with pronunciation similar to bug words that rhyme with bug Did this page help you?