Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A crying out; a roaring; a bellowing; reverberation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A reverberation; a roar; loud noise.

Etymologies

From Latin boātiō ("roaring”, “bellowing"), noun of action of boō ("I roar”, “I bellow"). (Wiktionary)

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