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boo

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boo(
bu
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to jeer)
a. abuchear
The referee was booed off the field.El árbitro fue abucheado cuando abandonaba el campo.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to jeer)
a. abuchear
The home fans booed every time Barton played the ball.Los hinchas locales abucheaban cada vez que Barton tocaba el balón.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
3. (used to frighten)
a. bu
Boo! - Hey, you scared me!¡Bu! - ¡Eh! ¡Qué susto me diste!
b. uh
He jumped out in front of me and shouted "Boo!".De golpe apareció delante de mí y gritó "¡Uh!".
4. (used to express contempt)
a. buu
Boo! You guys suck! My grandma could play better.¡Buu! ¡Son un desastre! Mi abuela juega mejor.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
5.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(term of endearment)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. nene (masculine)
I love you, boo. - I love you too.Te quiero, nene. - Yo también te quiero a ti.
b. nena (feminine)
You always look pretty, boo.Tú estás siempre guapa, nena.
c. amor
Come on, boo, don't get mad over such a silly thing.Vamos, amor, no te enfades por una tontería así.
boos
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
6. (cries of disapproval)
a. la rechifla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The winner stepped onto the podium amid boos from the crowd.El ganador subió al podio en medio de la rechifla del público.
b. abucheo
The boos of the audience were deafening.El abucheo del público era ensordecedor.
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boo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el abucheo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a. abuchear
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
3. (of audience, crowd)
a. ¡buu!
4. (to frighten sb)
a. ¡uuh!
he wouldn't say boo to a goosees muy tímido es un cortado
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boo [buː]
noun
rechifla (f); abucheo (m)
he wouldn't say boo to a goose es incapaz de matar una mosca
interjection
¡uh!
transitive verb
[+actor, referee] abuchear; silbar
he was booed off the stage la rechifla le obligó a abandonar el escenario
intransitive verb
silbar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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