Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A materialistic person who affects an anti-materialistic persona.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A species of mullet, Joturus pilchardi, found in the mountain torrents of the larger islands of the West Indies. It is characterized by the simple stomach and the coarse truncate incisors.

Etymologies

Shortening of bourgeois bohemian. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • i believe he has: bobo, bobo¹, bobo², and bobo³. which each one means, i don't know. for his

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  • So -- and -- and here I have a book with a-- a neologism bobo, which is bourgeois Bohemian.

    Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There

  • Mr. BROOKS: Well, as I say, the bobo is a reconciling ethos between left-wing bourgeo -- or left-wing bohemian, right-wing bourgeois.

    Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There

  • It didn't help that the children were a little befuddled by the break in routine, and wanted to know who I was, and why am I here, and where are their teachers, and can I look at this "bobo", and will I be staying for the rest of the day, and on and on.

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  • Jeta means mouth/lips or "bobo" (dopey person), but I don't what the connection between jeta and sleep is.

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  • Hell, he employed one "bobo" who drew a check just for waking him up every morning.

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  • Now I have but one word regarding your reply to 'bobo' ...

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  • i bet the sale of "bobo" toys went up after this aired!

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  • 'bobo' and was going to post about them until I read what you wrote.

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  • Apparently the puking was the reaction of the body rejecting the "bobo" because to the body it is a "foreign body" and will reject it and eventually the immune system will be suppressed an is less effective and well this explains my cold:)

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  • The so genannten fisch.

    March 10, 2011