noun go·bo \ˈgō-(ˌ)bō\
plural gobos also goboes

Definition of GOBO

:  a dark strip (as of wallboard) to shield a motion-picture or television camera from light
:  a device to shield a microphone from sound

Origin of GOBO

origin unknown
First Known Use: circa 1930

Other Performing Arts Terms

diva, dramaturgy, loge, prestidigitation, proscenium, supernumerary, zany

Rhymes with GOBO


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