bolleboos

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Etymology[edit]

From Yiddish בעל־הבית (balebos), from Hebrew בַּעַל הַבַּיִת (bá'al habáyit, master of the house).

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Noun[edit]

bolleboos m (plural bollebozen, diminutive bolleboosje n)

  1. smart or clever person