[ba-boo-nuh-ree or, esp. British, buh-]

noun, plural ba·boon·er·ies.

an uncouth, ridiculous, or brutish condition, attitude, or action.

Nearby words

  1. babite,
  2. babka,
  3. babo's law,
  4. baboo,
  5. baboon,
  6. babouche,
  7. babracot,
  8. babruysk,
  9. babs,
  10. babson

Origin of baboonery

1375–1425; late Middle English babwynrie, equivalent to bab(e)wyn baboon + -rie -ery Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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