boob


1boob

noun \ˈbüb\

Definition of BOOB

1
:  a stupid awkward person :  simpleton
2
boob·ish \ˈbü-bish\ adjective

Origin of BOOB

short for 1booby
First Known Use: 1907

Rhymes with BOOB

2boob

noun

Definition of BOOB

British

Origin of BOOB

3boob
First Known Use: 1934

3boob

verb

Definition of BOOB

intransitive verb
British
:  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

4boob

noun

Definition of BOOB

sometimes vulgar
:  breast

Origin of BOOB

short for 2booby
First Known Use: circa 1931

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