How Do You Spell BABOON?

Correct spelling for the English word "baboon" is [babˈuːn], [babˈuːn], [b_a_b_ˈuː_n]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of BABOON

  1. The popular name of the large apes or monkeys with doglike muzzles, of Africa and Arabia.

Common Misspellings for BABOON

Below is the list of 176 misspellings for the word "baboon".

Usage Examples for BABOON

  1. I'm sorry for the baboon, but I'm glad he was there." - "Tales from the Veld" by Ernest Glanville
  2. Born and bred in the midst of alarms, however, they were soon composed enough to resume their descent on the white man's stores- to the great relief of the petrified Junkie, of whom in their alarm they took no notice, regarding him, possibly, as a badly executed statue of a baboon. - "The Settler and the Savage" by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. No dog is a match for one, and the hyena and leopard often come off second best in an encounter with a baboon. - "Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
  4. He understood well who it was whom his wife intended to describe; but that she should have spoken of any man as a baboon with red bristles, was terrible to his mind! - "Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
  5. The bad boy- baboon was the only one who had seen the leopard; the old males therefore had to content themselves with a few fierce looks round in all directions, and several defiant roars. - "The Settler and the Savage" by R.M. Ballantyne