- a light carriage with four (or, in England, two) wheels and a single seat, usually drawn by one horse
- baby carriage
- Slang an automobile, esp. an old one
Origin of buggy18th circa ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- swarming or infested with bugs
- Informal characterized by the presence of computer bugs: buggy software
Origin of buggysee bughouseSlang mentally ill; insane
- A small, light, one-horse carriage usually having four wheels in the United States and two wheels in Great Britain.
- A baby carriage.
- A passenger or recreational vehicle, usually with oversized tires, designed for off-road use.
- Informal An automobile.
- Chiefly Southern US A shopping cart, especially for groceries.
Origin of buggyOrigin unknown
- Infested with bugs.
- Computers Having many software bugs: a buggy program.
- Slang Crazy.
(comparative buggier, superlative buggiest)
buggy - Computer Definition
Software that contains flaws. Many in the software industry swear that bugs are inevitable, and perhaps they are right. As long as we work in the competitive, pressure-cooker environment of our high-tech world, products will more often than not be developed too hastily and released too early. See bug and bugrade.