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Noun: booby  boo-bee
  1. An ignorant or foolish person
    - dumbbell, dummy, dope, boob, pinhead, div [Brit], poon [Austral], divvy [Brit]
     
  2. Small tropical gannet having a bright bill or bright feet or both

Derived forms: boobies

Type of: gannet, simple, simpleton

Part of: genus Sula, Sula

Encyclopedia: Booby