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boob

play
noun \ˈbüb\

Definition of boob

  1. 1 :  a stupid awkward person :  simpleton

  2. 2 :  boor, philistine

boob·ish play \ˈbü-bish\ adjective


Origin of boob

short for 1booby


First Known Use: 1907

Rhymes with boob


2

boob

noun

Definition of boob

British

  1. :  mistake, blunder



Origin of boob

3boob


First Known Use: 1934


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boob

verb

Simple Definition of boob

  • : to make a foolish or careless mistake

Full Definition of boob

British

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  goof 2

Examples of boob

  1. <it was an important speech, and the prime minister knew that he could not afford to boob on it>



Origin of boob

1boob


First Known Use: 1935


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boob

noun

Definition of boob

sometimes vulgar

  1. :  breast



Origin of boob

short for 2booby


First Known Use: circa 1931



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