Definition of bozo in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbōzō/

noun (plural bozos)

informal, chiefly North American
A stupid, rude, or insignificant person, especially a man.
Example sentences
  • We've called him and his ilk everything from thickheaded bozos, to donkeys and pious do-gooders.
  • ‘We're just going to have a bunch of bozos who will do nothing for us at Westminster,’ said one women's campaigner.
  • What a total bunch of selfish bozos we are in the West.


1920s: of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with bozo

arioso, Gozo, mafioso, virtuoso

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Syllabification: bo·zo

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