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verb [transitive] British informal bodge pronunciation in British English /bɒdʒ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlebodging
past tensebodged
past participlebodged

or bodge up bodge pronunciation in British English

  1. to do something badly, especially to make or repair something badly because you do not have enough time or the right materials to do it properly

    Most of the joinery work had been bodged.



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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