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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

boonbun(n.)

  1. something to be thankful for; blessing; benefit.

  2. something that is asked; a favor sought.

Origin of boon:

1125–75; ME bone < ON bōn prayer; c. OE bēn

boon′less(adj.)

boonbun(adj.)

  1. jolly; jovial; convivial:

    boon companions.

  2. Archaic. kindly; gracious.

Origin of boon:

1275–1325; ME bone < MF < L bonus good

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blessing, boon(adj)

    a desirable state

    "enjoy the blessings of peace"; "a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors"

  2. boon(adj)

    very close and convivial

    "boon companions"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Boon(noun)

    a prayer or petition

  2. Boon(noun)

    that which is asked or granted as a benefit or favor; a gift; a benefaction; a grant; a present

  3. Boon(noun)

    good; prosperous; as, boon voyage

  4. Boon(noun)

    kind; bountiful; benign

  5. Boon(noun)

    gay; merry; jovial; convivial

  6. Boon(noun)

    the woody portion flax, which is separated from the fiber as refuse matter by retting, braking, and scutching

Freebase

  1. Boon

    Boon is a British television drama and modern-day western series starring Michael Elphick, David Daker, and later Neil Morrissey. It was created by Jim Hill and Bill Stair and filmed by Central Television for ITV. It revolved around the life of a modern-day Lone Ranger and ex-firefighter, Ken Boon.


Translations for BOON

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

boon(noun)

a blessing

It's been a real boon to have a car this week.

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