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Thursday, December 05, 2002

Definitions for booboisie

  1. A class of people regarded as stupid or foolish.

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Citations for booboisie
Until then, he'd dismissed Hollywood as a purveyor of machine-made fodder for the booboisie, but he found, much to his surprise, that the movies weren't nearly as bad as he'd claimed. Terry Teachout, National Review Online
He was primarily a radical freethinker who noisily waged war against the booboisie. Richard Lingeman, Washington Post
Origin of booboisie
Booboisie is a blend of boob and bourgeoisie. It was coined by H. L. Mencken (1880-1956), American editor and critic.