What does bug out mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. start, protrude, pop, pop out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come out(verb)

    bulge outward

    "His eyes popped"


  1. bug out(Noun)

    A rapid retreat, a rout.

  2. bug out(Verb)

    To leave (a place) hastily (originally military).

  3. bug out(Verb)

    to abandon someone without warning.

  4. bug out(Verb)

    miss school, play truant, play hooky.

  5. bug out(Verb)

    To cause to bulge

  6. bug out(Verb)

    To crash or glitch


  1. Bug Out

    "Bug Out" is a special hour-long episode of M*A*S*H. With North Korean forces on the march, the 4077th must bug out and move the entire camp, but a soldier who has just had serious spinal surgery cannot be moved. Hawkeye, Radar and Margaret stay behind as the rest of the camp tries to set up a new base. Footage from this episode of the 4077th tents being packed up was later recycled in the series finale "Goodbye, Farewell and Amen". During Bug Out, Colonal Potter is offered Rolaids by a Korean trying to sell him land for relocation. The Korean War lasted from 1950 to 1953; Rolaids was not released to the American public until 1953.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bug out in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bug out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fox News ':

    What I would say going forward to Hillary is tell your brother to bug out and to find other ways to make a living other than appearing to trade off your name, it's not a political problem for Hillary. It is an appearance problem.

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