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English noun: boob

1. boob (person) an ignorant or foolish person


Synonymsbooby, dope, dumbbell, dummy, pinhead


Broader (hypernym)simple, simpleton

2. boob (body) either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman


Synonymsbosom, breast, knocker, tit, titty


Broader (hypernym)mamma, mammary gland


Part holonymareola, lactiferous duct, ring of color


Part meronymadult female body, woman's body


English verb: boob

1. boob (social) commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake


SamplesI blundered during the job interview.


Synonymsblunder, drop the ball, goof, sin


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)breach, break, go against, infract, offend, transgress, violate









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