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also ba·boo  (bä′bo͞o)
n. pl. ba·bus also ba·boos
1. Used as a Hindi courtesy title for a man, equivalent to Mr.
a. A Hindu clerk who is literate in English.
b. Offensive A South Asian who has acquired some superficial education in English.

[Hindi bābū, father.]
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Noun1.baboo - used as a Hindi courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
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He went to India with his capital, and there, according to a wild legend in our family, he was once seen riding on an elephant, in company with a Baboon; but I think it must have been a Baboo - or a Begum.
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Madre Millat Fatima Jinnah challenged this Khaki: Baboo nexus in the 1965 presidential elections.
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'There is yet a hope that the actual spirit of PPP will be restored and a struggle would be waged to achieve those ambitious goals,' said Baboo Bhai another die hard supporter of the Bhuttos.