What does boo-boo mean?

Definitions for boo-booˈbuˌbu

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blunder, blooper, bloomer, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, fuckup, flub, botch, boner, boo-boo(noun)

    an embarrassing mistake


  1. boo-boo(Noun)

    A mistake or error.

  2. boo-boo(Noun)

    A minor injury, such as a cut or a bruise.

  3. Origin: * Possibly from bug-a-boo, an imaginary evil goblin.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boo-boo in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boo-boo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christina Montano:

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

Images & Illustrations of boo-boo

  1. boo-booboo-booboo-boo

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