noun ba·boon·ery

Definition of baboonery



  1. :  conduct, activity, or attitudes that are brutish, degrading, or grotesquely humorous never … in the history of architecture has taste … descended to similar babooneryArchitect & Building News

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Origin and Etymology of baboonery

Middle English babwinrie, from babewin + -rie -ry

First Known Use: 1731

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to cast off or become cast off

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