Definition of


  1. (noun, attribute) malodorousness resulting from a failure to bathe

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Synonyms of B.o.

body odor, body odour

Alternate forms of B.o.

Hypernyms: fetidness, foulness, malodorousness, rankness, stinkiness

Origin of the word B.o.

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

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Words that sound like B.o.

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