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boo 1

n. pl. boos
1. A sound uttered to show contempt, scorn, or disapproval.
2. Informal Any sound or word: You never said boo to me about overtime.
Used to express contempt, scorn, or disapproval or to frighten or surprise another.
v. booed, boo·ing, boos
To utter a boo.
To express contempt, scorn, or disapproval of by booing: booed the singer off the stage.


boo 2

n. Informal
a. A boyfriend or girlfriend.
b. A spouse.
2. Used as a term of endearment for such a person.

[African-American Vernacular English, possibly from alteration of beau.]

boo 3

n. Slang

[Origin unknown.]


the action or an instance of booing


[ˈbuːɪŋ] Nabucheo m


[ˈbuːɪŋ] nhuées fpl


nBuhrufen nt
References in classic literature ?
There was some booing from those more thoughtless and excitable souls to whom a crowd is always an occasion for noise and horse-play.
What we didn't appreciate last game was the booing that came from both sides, sa totoo lang sport siya eh and why waste your time booing when you can cheer for whoever you're supporting, Morado said.
MANUEL PELLEGRINI last night told Manchester City fans to carry on booing the Champions League anthem.
Booing has no place in the rugby stadium SIR - I was very pleased to read Alex Bywater's piece in Monday's Western Mail and Warren Gatland's comments in Tuesday's newspaper condemning the booing of Rhys Priestland's appearance on the field in place of the injured Dan Biggar last Saturday.
London, Sept 24 ( ANI ): F1 drivers Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton have condemned the booing of world champion Sebastian Vettel after he won the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday.
But when it comes to booing your own side, let's leave it until the end of the season when all the cards have been turned over.
jamieburford1 I don't think booing is very productive but they need to know how unhappy we are to fork out our hard earned to watch rubbish
I really think the booing spooked a lot of guy," the anonymous player told John Harper of the New York Daily News.
PLENTY of esteemed individuals appear to have got their knickers in a twist last week over the booing of Patrice Evra at Anfield.
castleblue I have been going down the City for 47 years, you have always had people booing.
Of course, there will be booing at Wembley tonight.
They're booing me because I'm criticising their friends and family, it's not the same people booing all the time, it's different people every time.