boner

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n boner an embarrassing mistake
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Usage

In literature:

You can be the broken boner; we can get at your legs more easily, because you don't wear petticoats.
"The Railway Children" by E. Nesbit
BONER, ULRICH, a German fabulist and Dominican monk of the 14th century, author of "Der Edelstein" (The Jewel), a book of fables.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
You've pulled a boner.
"Winner Take All" by Larry Evans
Boy, we really did pull a boner this time!
"Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung" by Victor Appleton
Boner wepyng, Bartlet, grene breche ... Salomon, and Will Sommer.
"The Ship of Fools, Volume 1" by Sebastian Brandt
Translated and dedicated to the Author by CHARLES BONER.
"Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals" by R. Lee
H. BONER & Co., Agts, No.
"The Youth's Companion" by Various
He heard his name called, and turning, saw Mr. Boner standing at the corner of the partition looking at him over his spectacles.
"Stubble" by George Looms
There were two big boners, Pacey and Driggs, in college who wore whiskers.
"At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch
It was a boner on my part.
"A Yankee Flier Over Berlin" by Al Avery
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In news:

Videos / Live Actions: Reviews Video: Kathleen Edwards talks "giant boner for Durham," collaborates with Mandolin Orange.
This weatherman thinks he's just reporting on Tropical Storm John, and seems to be oblivious to his growing tropical storm boner .
It was quite a boner.
It's worth noting here that Hank's opinion about Obama and Boner's golf game came utterly unsolicited, but whatever.
The star of True Blood tells one about nuns before explaining what gives her a "girl boner".
Amarillo Sox Mascot Boner Upsets Management.
Clarence Adam " Bud " Boner, 90, died Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012 in California.
He was born April 5, 1922 at Wilroads Garden (Dodge City, KS) to Clarence "Clyde" Boner and Pearl Medley.
Clarence Adam "Bud" Boner, 90, died Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012 in California.
Boner Party, Super Hero Street Fair, Glitch Mob, Miss $1.98, and bacon-wrapped martinis.
A hunting dog pulled a real boner last week when it jumped on a loaded shotgun resting in the bow of a duck boat, discharging the firearm and sending a hunter to the emergency room with non life-threatening injuries.
Bill Boner Says Harrassment Claims Are "Nuts" And A " Sack " Of Lies.
No, I think we managed to squeeze out a few more funnies at the expense of Bill Boner.
There always something strangely gratifying about saying "Boner Alert" in public, give it a try.
At least it would have a 'boner' right.
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