1. (used to frighten) 
a. boo 
Nicolás se puso una sábana blanca sobre la cabeza y gritó "bu".Nicolas put a white sheet over his head and screamed "boo."
masculine noun
2. (colloquial) (supernatural being) 
a. bogeyman 
Mi mamá solía decirme cuando era chico: "No te portes mal o el bu vendrá por tí".My mom used to tell me when I was young: "Don't misbehave or the bogeyman will get you."
hacer el bu a algn to scare sb
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