Usage examples for boo

  1. As long as doors 'as cracks and key'oles, it ain't in the least difficult to find out wot goes on inside boo- dwars and drorin'- rooms. – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  2. Won't the other kids open their eyes, though, when they hear this ol' bell go boom- boo- oo- oo- oom! – Sube Cane by Edward Bellamy Partridge
  3. Then he ate another, and another, throwing the skins down on Ca Boo- Ug's head. – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict
  4. At dinner time Miss Salmon would talk much to Boo in whispers and then would look up and hum across at Rosalie in triumph, as of one that knew things that Rosalie could not know and that had a thing that Rosalie did not possess. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  5. Then they took bunches of grass, put them over the Lion, and lighting them, said, " If thou art favourably inclined to me, O Fire, thou must flare up, 'boo boo, ' before thou comest to the heart." – South-African Folk-Tales by James A. Honey
  6. " Baby Boo," said the child. – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  7. Most girls would have boo- hooed over that. – Jewel's Story Book by Clara Louise Burnham
  8. Yes, I have- but I wouldn't never have done it if I'd known- boo- hoo- as how you'd behave this way an' deny ever havin' said a word. – The Bicyclers and Three Other Farces by John Kendrick Bangs
  9. " Ha, ha, ha," laughed Reddy Fox " Danny, Danny, crying Dan Boo- hoo- hooed and off he ran!" – Mother West Wind's Children by Thornton W. Burgess
  10. Let Bull boo his drumliest at such talk: it is, I protest, the thing we want and can have. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  11. She'd been playin' peek- a- boo behind one of them big stone pillars, but I guess she had got so interested that she forgot and stepped out into the open. – Shorty McCabe by Sewell Ford
  12. She always is fretful, Unhappy, and cross, No matter what she may be doing, And cry- baby Belle Pleases nobody well Because of her constant boo- hooing. – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole
  13. " No, boo," replied Sara; so the matter dropped. – The Professional Aunt by Mary C.E. Wemyss
  14. Echoes multiply; myriads of them, faint and far, play peek- a- boo with the solemn pilot, who silently paces the deck when all the ship is wrapped in a deep sleep. – Over the Rocky Mountains to Alaska by Charles Warren Stoddard
  15. Why, he threw a snowball at Old Granny Fox and shouted " Boo!" – Old Granny Fox by Thornton W. Burgess
  16. Didn't dar' say boo to a goose in dose days, dat you didn't, less'n you lookin' fer a scrap. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  17. That man went to the Supreme Court and never said boo about our dismissal. – The Squatter and the Don by C. Loyal
  18. His name was " Shimmer- boo" and he was large. – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.
  19. She was a good child, but she knew how to cry, and after a few days Percy said,-" She's not so much after all, she can't talk and tell us anything, and when she cries, she boo- hoo's just as you do, May." – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various