Main definitions of bo in English

: bo1bo2BO3

bo1

exclamation

  • another term for boo

Origin

Late Middle English: imitative.

Pronunciation

bo

/bəʊ/

Main definitions of bo in English

: bo1bo2BO3

bo2

noun

US
informal
  • Used as a friendly form of address.

    man, my friend
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Origin

Early 19th century: perhaps an abbreviated form of boy.

Pronunciation

bo

/bəʊ/

Main definitions of bo in English

: bo1bo2BO3

BO3

abbreviation

informal
  • ‘I can't imagine going out with someone who had BO’
    short for body odour

Pronunciation

BO

/biːˈəʊ/