- out of order; faulty.
- go blooey, to go totally out of commission; break down completely: If the generator fails, the whole system will go blooey.
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Mother says, if you eat meat, your blood-pressure goes all blooey.Indiscretions of Archie
P. G. Wodehouse
He was just blooey, and saved himself from being pitiful by shrinking back into a shell of chalky-faced self-sufficiency.The Prairie Mother
I'm tired of being fed with a medicine spoon, and only let me get a sight o' Leyden at the end of my six-gun, and blooey!Gold Out of Celebes
Aylward Edward Dingle
We p. 9 could exchange ideas up to a certain point, and then—blooey!A Martian Odyssey
Stanley Grauman Weinbaum
We were heading for a school dance at Cincinnati and she was boiling along like she was in orbit when blooey she just quit.Code Three
"ruin, smash," 1915, U.S. slang, probably imitative.