baboon: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ba-bn' or, esp. Brit., bu-), [key]
- any of various large, terrestrial monkeys of the genus Papio and related genera, of Africa and Arabia, having a doglike muzzle, large cheek pouches, and a short tail.
- a coarse, ridiculous, or brutish person, esp. one of low intelligence.
- baboon (Thesaurus)