[ doon-buhg-ee, dyoon- ]
/ ˈdunˌbʌg i, ˈdyun- /

verb (used without object), dune-bug·gied, dune-bug·gy·ing.

to drive or ride in a dune buggy.

Nearby words

  1. dunderpate,
  2. dundonian,
  3. dundrearies,
  4. dune,
  5. dune buggy,
  6. dunedin,
  7. duneland,
  8. dunfermline,
  9. dung,
  10. dung beetle

dune buggy


a small, lightweight, open automotive vehicle equipped with oversize, low-pressure tires for traveling along sand beaches, over dunes, etc.

Origin of dune buggy

First recorded in 1955–60

Also called beach buggy.

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