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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

boob*bub(n.)

  1. Category: Status (usage)

    Ref: fool1 (defs. 1, 3). 1 1 1 3

  2. (v.i.)Brit. to blunder.

    Category: Status (usage), British

* Slang..

Origin of boob:

1905–10, Amer.; back formation from booby1

boob*bub(n.)

  1. a woman's breast.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Status (usage)

* Slang: Sometimes Vulgar..

Origin of boob:

1930–35; appar. back formation from booby2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dumbbell, dummy, dope, boob, booby, pinhead(noun)

    an ignorant or foolish person

  2. breast, bosom, knocker, boob, tit, titty(verb)

    either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman

  3. drop the ball, sin, blunder, boob, goof(verb)

    commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake

    "I blundered during the job interview"

Wiktionary

  1. boob(Noun)

    breast, especially human female

  2. boob(Noun)

    Idiot, dummy, dork.

  3. boob(Verb)

    To make a mistake

  4. Origin: Short for booby. The noun sense "breast" dates to 1945, while the noun sense "dummy" dates to 1909.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

boob(noun)

a mistake

Forgetting to invite her to the party was a real boob.

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