Definitions for bugabooˈbʌg əˌbu

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word bugaboo

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bogeyman, bugbear, bugaboo, boogeyman, booger(noun)

    an imaginary monster used to frighten children

  2. bugaboo(noun)

    a source of concern

    "the old bugaboo of inflation still bothers them"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bugaboo(noun)

    alt. of Bugbear


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bugaboo in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bugaboo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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