Entry from British & World English dictionary
A domineering person.
- Nobody likes a control freak, so stop being a bossyboots and let things be.
- We in this country have had enough of a bossyboots Government that interferes in people's lives.
- He must learn to live without a man who has been friend, mentor and general bossyboots.
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