blooey

adjective or adverb
bloo·​ey | \ ˈblü-ē How to pronounce blooey (audio) \

Definition of blooey

slang
: haywire, awry the engine went blooey

First Known Use of blooey

1913, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for blooey

blooey, interjection representing an explosive sound (of imitative origin)

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“Blooey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blooey. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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