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B/o

Accounting.
1.
brought over.

B.O.

1.
Board of Ordnance.
2.
Informal. body odor.
3.
Theater. box office.

b.o.

1.
back order.
2.
box office.
3.
branch office.
4.
broker's order.
5.
buyer's option.
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  • The song bo diddley was based on the lullaby hush little baby.
British Dictionary definitions for bo

bo

/bəʊ/
interjection
1.
an exclamation uttered to startle or surprise someone, esp a child in a game
2.
(slang) an exclamation of encouragement or an expression of enthusiasm

bo

abbreviation
1.
Bolivia

BO

abbreviation
1.
(informal) body odour
2.
box office

B/O

abbreviation
1.
(accounting) brought over
2.
buyer's option

b.o.

abbreviation
1.
back order
2.
branch office
3.
broker's order
4.
buyer's option
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Word Origin and History for bo

b.o.

n.

abbreviation of body odor, by c.1950; an advertisers' invention.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for bo

BO 1

noun

Body odor, esp from underarm perspiration •Popularized by extensive use in ads for Lifebuoy2 soap (1930s+)


BO 2

adjective

Theatrical appeal: The show is really big BO

noun

Box office, the gauge of how well a show is doing by its receipts (1930s+ Show business)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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bo in Technology

networking
The country code for Bolivia.
(1999-01-27)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for bo

bo

Tibetan

BO

  1. back order
  2. best offer
  3. body odor
  4. box office
  5. branch office
  6. broker's order
  7. buyer's option

B/O

best offer
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