book.gif (252 bytes) This is an entry in Mihalic 1971

English: ‘buggered up’.

  1. to be damaged, ruined, wrecked, spoiled
    bagarap olgeta = to be completely wrecked, to be demolished
    balus i bagarap = the plane is wrecked, the plane crashed
    kanu i bagarap = the canoe is damaged
    kaikai i bagarap = the food is spoiled

  1. to be badly hurt or injured
    lek bilong em i bagarap = his leg is badly hurt

  1. to be out of order
    masin i bagarap = the machine is out of order

  1. to be very tired, not well, done for
    mi bagarap pinis = I am very tired; I am sick; I am done for

Frank Mihalic 1971 (with permission) [Home]