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bookshelf a shelf for books.
bookstore A bookstore is a store that sells mainly books.
bookworm a person who loves to study and read books. [2 definitions]
boom1 to make a deep, hollow noise. [4 definitions]
boom2 a long pole that stretches the bottom of a boat's sail and holds it in place. [2 definitions]
boomerang a curved wooden stick that can be thrown so that it will return to the thrower. Boomerangs are used as hunting weapons by Australian aborigines.
boon1 something that is a help or benefit.
boost to raise to a higher position by pushing from below. [5 definitions]
booster shot an injection of a vaccine given at some time after the first injection. A booster shot continues the protection against disease begun by the earlier injection.
boot a covering for the foot and all or some of the leg. Boots are usually made of leather or rubber. [4 definitions]
bootee a baby's soft sock.
booth a closed place or stall that has room for one person or a small group. [2 definitions]
booty1 riches or goods stolen or taken from people in war; loot [2 definitions]
border edge; boundary. [5 definitions]
border on to almost be.
bore1 to make a hole in with a tool such as a drill. [3 definitions]
bore2 to make tired by being dull. [2 definitions]
bore4 past tense of "bear1."
bored feeling tired or restless because of having to do something that is not interesting.
boredom the state of being bored or of not feeling interested.
boring2 dull; not interesting or exciting.