noun Informal: Often Facetious.
Center Stage: 21 Words to Know for Music Festival Season1. Bonnaroo This festival name may bring to mind a bonanza of kangaroos, but bonnaroo is actually a Creole slang word that means “best on the street.” The inspiration for this festival name was the 1974 album Desitively Bonnaroo by jazz legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dr. John. Desitive is an obscure term meaning “conclusive.” This year, Capital Cities, Kanye West, and …
- bum rap,
- bum steer,
- bum's rush,
Origin of bumbershoot
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