2 either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman [syn: breast, bosom, knocker, tit, titty] v : commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake; "I blundered during the job interview" [syn: sin, blunder, goof]
EtymologyShort for booby. This term has several dates of English usage, as referenced.
- Rhymes with: -uːb
- 1945 breast, esp. human female, though may less often be used for other species.
- 1909 Idiot, dummy, dork.
- 1934 A mistake, blunder.
Boob may refer to:
Babbitt, Philistine, asshole, babe, bag, boeotian, boobs, booby, bosom, breast, breasts, brisket, bust, chest, chump, cinch, credulous person, crop, cull, ding-a-ling, dingbat, dingdong, dolt, dolthead, dug, dupe, easy mark, easy pickings, fall guy, fathead, fish, fool, galoot, gobe-mouches, goof, greener, greenhorn, greeny, gudgeon, gull, innocent, jerk, jerk-off, klutz, knockers, leadpipe cinch, mama, mamelon, mamelonation, mammary gland, mammilla, mammillation, middlebrow, monkey, mutt, nenes, nipple, oaf, pap, papilla, patsy, pigeon, pigeon breast, plaything, prize sap, pushover, sap, saphead, sawney, schlemiel, sitting duck, stooge, sucker, teat, thorax, tit, tits, titties, titty, toy, trusting soul, udder, victim