Definition of boogeyman
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This is Green, the possible Defensive Player of the Year and some kind of Love boogeyman.
Now that those Sunnis are pretty firmly in the U.S. corner, there’s less reason to cite the boogeyman in Tehran.
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Origin and Etymology of boogeyman
First Known Use: circa 1850See Words from the same year
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