boffo meaning

Pronunciation:   "boffo" in a sentence
Adjective: boffo
Usage: N. Amer
  1. Resoundingly successful and popular
    "for years he was a boffo box office certainty"

See also: successful


[American slang]
1. n. a box-office hit; a successful play, musical, movie, etc.
• The last one was a tremendous boffo, but we only broke even.
• I need a boffo just once in my life.

Examples

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  1. What is Jeffrey Katzenberg but a boffo version of Sammy Glick?
  2. Hi, this is Biff Boffo, your candidate for governor.
  3. New eras aren't guaranteed boffo openers, just openers.
  4. As of 2009 Dino Boffo was the editor of the newspaper.
  5. It's a boffo premise, and the writing is crisp.

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