Definitions for boobu, boʊ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(interj.)(used to express contempt or disapproval or to startle or frighten.)
(n.)an exclamation of contempt or disapproval:
a loud boo from the bleachers.
(v.i.)to cry “boo” in derision.
(v.t.)to show disapproval of by booing.
Origin of boo:
1810–20; expressive formation
Category: Common Vocabulary, Pharmacology, Status (usage)
Origin of boo:
1955–60; of uncert. orig.
boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, razz, snort, bird(verb)
a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
show displeasure, as after a performance or speech
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a loud boo from the audience
to shout "boo" at a performer, speaker, etc.
The crowd started booing.; They booed him off the stage.
used to playfully frighten
The boy jumped out and said, "boo!"
used to show disapproval
"Boo!" yelled the crowd.
A derisive shout made to indicate disapproval.
A close acquaintance or significant other, derived from French beau.
To shout extended boos derisively.
When he took the podium, the crowd booed.
To derisively shout extended boos at.
The protesters loudly booed the visiting senator.
A loud exclamation intended to scare someone, especially a child. Usually used when one has been hidden from the victim and then suddenly appeared unexpectedly.
A word used ironically in a situation where one might have scared someone, but said someone was not scared. Not said as loudly as in definition 1.
An exclamation used by a member of an audience, as at a stage play or sports game, to indicate derision or disapproval of what has just occurred.
Boo is an object-oriented, statically typed, general-purpose programming language that seeks to make use of the Common Language Infrastructure's support for Unicode, internationalization, and web applications, while using a Python-inspired syntax and a special focus on language and compiler extensibility. Some features of note include type inference, generators, multimethods, optional duck typing, macros, true closures, currying, and first-class functions. Boo has been actively developed since 2003. Boo is free software released under an MIT/BSD–style license. It is compatible with both the Microsoft .NET and Mono frameworks.
Translations for boo
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a derisive shout, made eg by a disapproving crowd
the boos of the disappointed football supporters.
- صَوْتُ اسْتِنْكار وازْدِراءArabic
- vaiaPortuguese (BR)
- der `Buh`-RufGerman
- hujen; piben udDanish
- γιουχάισμα, κραυγή αποδοκιμασίαςGreek
- छि: छि:, निन्दा या घृणा सूचकHindi
- zvuk negodovanjaCroatian
- vanþóknunarhróp, púIcelandic
- svilpiens; kliegšana (izrādot nepatiku; nepiekrišanu)Latvian
- sorak buMalay
- wygwizdanie, okrzyk niezadowoleniaPolish
- fuj!, hanba!Slovak
- vzkliki neodobravanjaSlovenian
- buande, buropSwedish
- yuh, yuha, yuhalamaTurkish
- (不滿群眾發出的)噓聲Chinese (Trad.)
- вигук несхваленняUkrainian
- تنقیدی نعرےUrdu
- tiếng la phản đốiVietnamese
- （不滿的嘘声）呸，嘘Chinese (Simp.)
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