Definitions for boob tube

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

boob′ tube`*(n.)

  1. television.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

  2. a television set.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

* Slang..

Origin of boob tube:

1965–70

Princeton's WordNet

  1. television receiver, television, television set, tv, tv set, idiot box, boob tube, telly, goggle box(noun)

    an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen

    "the British call a tv set a telly"

Wiktionary

  1. boob tube(Noun)

    television

  2. boob tube(Noun)

    A type of woman's top garment consisting of a taut band of cloth around the breasts and back.

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