[ pˈuːhbə], [ pˈuːhbə], [ p_ˈuː_h_b_ə]
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How to use "Poohbah" in context?
The word "poohbah" is derived from the rhyming slang term "bob$, which is short for "boob$h." People who use this word generally mean someone who is pompous, self-important, or over-the-top. It's typically used as an insult, and often refers to someone who is in over his or her head. In one example, a person wrote, "Jordan is such a poohbah, he can't even dress himself." This use of the word is likely derived from the character Pooh from the Winnie the Pooh books.
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