a stupid or silly mistake; blunder.
a minor injury.
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noun (pl) -boos
(informal) an embarrassing mistake; blunder
a small, reddish-brown spotted owl, Ninox boobook, native to Australia and New Zealand. Historical Examples An Australian Bird Book John Albert Leach noun a small spotted brown Australian owl, Ninox boobook
South Midland and Southern U.S. bogeyman. an imaginary evil character of supernatural powers, especially a mythical hobgoblin supposed to carry off naughty children. Historical Examples Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves Work Projects Administration The Bishop and the Boogerman Joel Chandler Harris The Bishop and […]
Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to a black person. boogie-woogie. a lively form of rock ‘n’ roll, based on the blues. to dance energetically, especially to rock music. Slang. (often followed by on down) to go. Contemporary Examples I Am an Accidental Pornographer Colette Burson September 29, 2011 The Art […]
boo2 . Slang. marijuana. interjection an exclamation uttered to startle or surprise someone, esp a child a shout uttered to express disgust, dissatisfaction, or contempt, esp at a theatrical production, political meeting, etc would not say boo to a goose, is extremely timid or diffident verb boos, booing, booed to shout “boo” at (someone or […]