What does boo mean?

Definitions for boobu, boʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word boo.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, razz, snort, bird(verb)

    a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt

  2. boo, hiss(verb)

    show displeasure, as after a performance or speech


  1. boo(Noun)

    A derisive shout made to indicate disapproval.

  2. boo(Noun)

    A close acquaintance or significant other, derived from French beau.

  3. boo(Verb)

    To shout extended boos derisively.

    When he took the podium, the crowd booed.

  4. boo(Verb)

    To derisively shout extended boos at.

    The protesters loudly booed the visiting senator.

  5. boo(Interjection)

    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.

  6. boo(Interjection)

    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.

  7. boo(Interjection)

    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.


  1. Boo

    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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Boo

    Booh, bōō, interj. a sound expressive of disapprobation or contempt.—v.i. to utter 'boo!' to hoot.—v.t. Boo′-hoo′, to weep noisily.

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  2. BOO

    What does BOO stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the BOO acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for boo »

  1. o/b/o

  2. OOB

  3. Obo


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boo in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Reggie Jackson:

    Fans don't boo nobodies.

  2. Carly Fiorina:

    First of all, boo hoo, Mrs. Clinton.

  3. Christina Montano:

    You can't put a Band-Aid on every boo-boo you've made some just need time to heal...

  4. Barbara Boxer:

    If you’re booing me, you’re booing Bernie Sanders, go ahead, boo yourselves out of this election.

  5. Janine Detore:

    People really love the shirt because we are sold out of it, the boo stands for the costume, they’re ghosts.

Images & Illustrations of boo

  1. boobooboo

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