Brit., Slang official documents, regarded disparagingly
Origin of bumfcontr. ; from bumfodder, literally , toilet paper ; from bum + fodder
nounChiefly British Slang
- Pamphlets, forms, memorandums, or similar printed matter, especially when considered uninteresting or unimportant.
- Toilet paper.
Origin of bumfShort for bum fodder : bum2 + fodder.
- Useless papers; now especially official documents, standardized forms, sales and marketing print material etc.
Shortened form of bumfodder.