boo bird

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boo bird

slang Someone who is apt to boo, typically at a sporting event. That questionable call against the home team has brought the boo-birds out in full force.
See also: bird, boo

boo-bird

(ˈbuˈbɚd)
n. a person who boos frequently at games or other public events. The catcher turned and stared right at the loudmouthed boo-bird. Everybody knew what he was thinking.
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Anderson has started 31 straight games, though his tendency for interceptions (he has the second-most in OSU history with 49) and the losing have fueled the Reser Stadium boobirds in Corvallis.
The next few weeks will belong to the boobirds, badmouthing Disney for making it harder for a working-class family to visit the iconic theme parks.
The fans embraced Allen warmly, offering him several standing ovations throughout a 1975 season in which he struggled mightily; the boobirds and catcalls were, for the most part, gone.
He unconvincingly laid into Fair Tax critics, opining that he was "tired of the boobirds," who inexplicably oppose "taxes so simple that a seven year old running a lemonade stand can understand." Would these kids be collecting 30 cents for the federal government for each glass they sold?