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Synonyms for bugaboo

an imaginary monster used to frighten children

a source of concern

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Bugaboo International BV is a global mobility company that makes strollers for infants and toddlers and a luggage system, the Bugaboo Boxer, for travelers.
Bugaboo said: "There is a small chance the stroller's front swivel wheels could jam, which could potentially make the stroller tip over.
The number of longleaf pine seedlings American Forests has planted in Osceola National Forest since the 2007 Bugaboo Fire.
Parents who own the Bugaboo Bee are being sent a replacement wheel after safety tests discovered a fault that could cause the front wheels to jam.
The other restaurant will move into the building that formerly housed Bugaboo Creek.
This 44,071 square foot center is located on highly trafficked Route 9 and includes tenants such as Bugaboo Creek Steak House, Auto Zone, Game Stop, AT&T, Mother Earth's Store, Subway, and Casual Male.
Speaking at the Bugaboo and (RED) launch Jenny told me: "It'll be early next year.
Bugaboo dreams: a story of skiers, helicopters and mountains.
a law professor and executive director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice at Harvard Law School, and Austin Sarat, a law professor at Amherst College, combine the most severe criminal punishment with the bugaboo of racial class and prejudice in their book From Lynch Mobs to the Killing State: Race and the Death Penalty in America (New York University Press, May 2006).
So imagine how happy I was to read that the CIA, that old bugaboo of yore, is looking for people just like me for its next generation of superspies and their support staff.
Too much time is spent looking at benefit design and shaving pennies from the costs of procedures, when the real bugaboo is sick people consuming services at an outsized rate without proper efforts at disease management, she said.
One explains how a liberal bugaboo, school vouchers, were actually working in Milwaukee, working so well that they have been endorsed by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, a paper that supported John Kerry in 2004.
At the picturesque Bugaboo Lodge, my fellow hikers and I were suited and booted with all the gear necessary for the days ahead.
NO CELEBRITY mummy worth their Gucci baby rattle would be seen dead without their Bugaboo Frog Stroller (that's buggy to us mere mortals).
The other bugaboo for families is debt When you don't stick to a budget, things can spiral out of control in short order.