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Boon Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a desirable state; "enjoy the blessings of peace"; "a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors"
  • very close and convivial; "boon companions"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a desirable state; "enjoy the blessings of peace"; "a spanking breeze is a boon to sailors"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Boon'


  • Boon: Boon may refer to: Places : Boon, Ontario , Canada. Boon Township, Warrick County, Indiana , United States. Boon Island , Maine, United States ...
  • Boon (TV series): Boon is a British television crime drama starring Michael Elphick , David Daker , and later Neil Morrissey . It was created by Jim Hill ...
  • Ed Boon: Ed "Noob" Boon (born as Edward J. Boon on February 22, 1964 in Chicago , Illinois ) is an American video game programmer and director who ...
  • D. Boon: Dennes Dale "D." Boon, (April 1, 1958 – December 22, 1985) was an American singer, songwriter and guitarist. Boon was best known as the ...
  • Boon Gould: Rowland Charles "Boon" Gould (born 4 March 1955, Shanklin , Isle of Wight ) is an English musician and one of the four founding members ...
  • Ronnie Boon: Ronald Winston "Ronnie" Boon (11 June 1909 – 3 August 1998) was an international rugby union wing for Wales who played club rugby for ...
  • Daihatsu Boon: The Daihatsu Boon is a subcompact car /supermini produced by Japan ese automaker Daihatsu since 2004, and also sold as the Toyota Passo ...
  • Tom Boon: Tom Boon (Brussels , 25 January 1990) is a Belgian international field hockey player who is usually positioned as striker. He started at ...
  • Boon Island: Boon Island is a barren piece of land located in the Gulf of Maine 6 miles (10 km) off the town of York on the Maine coast. ...
  • Jill Boon: Jill Boon (born 13 March 1987) is a Belgian field hockey player. At the 2012 Summer Olympics she competed with the Belgium women's ...

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'Boon' example sentence in quotations


* Since I do not foresee that atomic energy is to be a great boon for a long time, I have to say that for the present it is a menace. Perhaps it is well that it should be. It may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs, which, without the pressure of fear, it would not do. - Albert Einstein


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Boon Sample Sentences in News


  • Tuition waivers help dozens of former foster kids attend B.C. universities
    Jess Boon has big plans. The 24-year-old, first-year University of B.C. student wants to become a child advocate, pushing for better lives for youth in government care. Read more on this news related to 'Boon'
  • Richard Branson Says Costumes Can Be a Boon for Business
    The billionaire's penchant for playing dress-up has served as an effective marketing tool. Read more on this news related to 'Boon'
  • NSB man chases, captures car burglary suspects
    A 52-year old New Smyrna Beach man who found two teenagers breaking into his vehicle chased one of them down and secured his hands with zip ties, according to a police report. New Smyrna Beach police responded to the 200 block of Quay Assisi just after midnight Wednesday to a report of a car burglary. They found Dylan Boon, 18, of Edgewater face down on the ground Read more on this news related to 'Boon'

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