Pronunciation: (boog'ur), [key]
1. Informal.any person or thing: That shark was a mean-looking booger. Paddle the little booger and send him home.
2. Slang.a piece of dried mucus in or from the nose.
4. Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.any ghost, hobgoblin, or other frightening apparition.
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