Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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BOO, v.1 Used as in St.Eng. The following meaning, however, seems peculiar to Sc.: to speak in a loud, monotonous tone and to little purpose. Sc. 1887  Jam.6, s.v. bu;
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He boo'd awa' for an hour, an' tell'd us nathing.

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