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Boob   Listen
noun
boob  n.  
1.
An ignorant or foolish person.
Synonyms: dumbbell, dummy, dope, booby, pinhead.
2.
A female breast. (informal or vulgar)
Synonyms: breast, bosom, knocker, tit, titty.






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"Boob" Quotes from Famous Books



... of course," Aggie declared, and Garson nodded in acquiescence. "Tell her to come in and wait, Fannie. Miss Turner will be here right away." She turned to Garson as the maid left the room. "Mary sure is an easy boob," she remarked, cheerfully. "Bless her ...
— Within the Law - From the Play of Bayard Veiller • Marvin Dana

... "My dear Boob," he said, "they've got you by the whiskers all right..... Now look here: the bank hangs a great big bluff from beginning to end. It tells juniors they will be well paid after a while—as soon as they are experienced. But it doesn't fulfil that promise. ...
— A Canadian Bankclerk • J. P. Buschlen

... kid, soup! I want to blow the door off the peter, not the roof off the house. Say, who d'you think I am, a boob?" ...
— Black Jack • Max Brand

... wrong, Steve," said the Prisoner, softly. "I used to be a Depraved Character, but now I am the Big Hero. Under the revised Code of Morals a Handy Boy who goes out and trims a Boob for everything in his Kick becomes recognized as a Comedy Hit and every Seat on the Lower Floor goes for two Bones. Instead of doing a Lock-Step to and from the Broom Factory, I work up to a Dress Suit Finish and marry the Swell Dame. ...
— Knocking the Neighbors • George Ade

... Brock, who saw that a gathering crowd was carrying the star of the game in triumph to the locker room. "Wait for me, Speed!" Then, grinningly, he held up a yellow slip of paper and signalled with it. "Don't you see—you boob—I—I'm coming!"... ...
— Interference and Other Football Stories • Harold M. Sherman

... lived on his father's greatness, and the only real thing he did that was worth while was to re-dig some wells his father had dug before him. The first time he saw his sweetheart Rebecca, whom another man had to go and get for him, he lifted up his voice and cried like a boob. He had become soft on the mutton and grape juice of his father. Tender little doves flit around the home cote, but the eagle sweeps from sun to sun. Anyhow, in these modern days children are very largely bringing ...
— Supreme Personality • Delmer Eugene Croft

... "You poor boob in uniform!" rapped the sergeant. "Whatever made you think of taking up soldiering. And what made you think yourself fit to be in a regiment of Regulars? Do you know your left foot from your right? You know as much about the manual of arms as I do about Hebrew verbs. When you salute an officer you're ...
— Uncle Sam's Boys with Pershing's Troops - Dick Prescott at Grips with the Boche • H. Irving Hancock

... 'em about it," Red urged, now. "Je's, I like to died laughing when I heard it. He must of looked a sight, the poor boob. Go on, Buzz, tell 'em how you says to him he must be a kind of delicate piece of—you know; go on, ...
— Cheerful—By Request • Edna Ferber

... polypus^, fungus, fungosity^, exostosis^, bleb, blister, blain^; boil &c (disease) 655; airbubble^, blob, papule, verruca. [convex body parts on chest] papilla, nipple, teat, tit [Vulg.], titty [Vulg.], boob [Vulg.], knocker [Vulg.], pap, breast, dug, mammilla^. [prominent convexity on the face] proboscis, nose, neb, beak, snout, nozzle, schnoz [Coll.]. peg, button, stud, ridge, rib, jutty, trunnion, snag. cupola, dome, arch, balcony, eaves; pilaster. relief, relievo [It], cameo; bassorilievo^, ...
— Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases: Body • Roget

... have him get busy," rejoined Mr. Walsh. "We didn't come down here for a vaudeville show or to be entertained by some boob, because we've ...
— The Story of The American Legion • George Seay Wheat

... yes, he did. Whitney was no boob." (This time Mrs. McGregor failed to protest; perhaps she decided it was useless.) "He had, as I told you, made wheels and canes and knives and nails in his father's workshop at home. He had even made a violin. ...
— Carl and the Cotton Gin • Sara Ware Bassett



Words linked to "Boob" :   breast, tit, break, mamma, woman's body, offend, dumbbell, boob tube, booby, drop the ball, goof, infract, simpleton, sin, bosom, go against, simple, blunder, lactiferous duct, mammary gland, areola, adult female body, violate, dope, transgress, titty, knocker, pinhead, breach



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