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goober

noun goo·ber \ ˈgü-bər , ˈgu̇- \

Definition of goober

Southern & Midland
: peanut

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Origin and Etymology of goober

of Bantu origin; akin to Kimbundu ŋguba peanut


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goober

noun

Definition of goober

slang
: a naive, ignorant, or foolish person

Origin and Etymology of goober

earlier slang goob, goober kiss, pimple, penis, probably of imitative origin


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