boner boner  /ˈboʊ nər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an embarrassing mistake

Usage(s):

  1. In a classic campaign boner, he exposed his sarcastic side at a fund raiser in Los Angeles.
  2. In Berlin, meanwhile, the anniversary was marked by an uncommon display of the new Communist sweetness lightand a prize propaganda boner.
  3. Like calling Howard Kurtz of the Washington Post, a 'boner-nosed, beanie-wearing Jew boy.

News

  1. Aramis Ramirez learned a baseball rule last night

    We noted a minor leaguer committed a Merkle’s Boner play the other day, not realizing that he had to advance to second base safely in order for the winning run to score. Last night a major leaguer committed a mental miscue of his own.Actually, two major leaguers had miscues on the same play: Aramis Ramirez…
    on July 4, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: HardballTalk

  2. Female Vs. Male Strippers: A Club Breakdown

    Credit: Anthony Pidgeon/Getty Images For many dudes, the strip club for women (or "male revue") is a mystery. What's the point of a girl receiving a lap dance, since she can't get a boner? Do girls wear sweatpants with no underwear, just like me? These are valid questions. However, aside from the fact that dancers [...]
    on July 1, 2013     Source: MTV

Quotes

  1. Cameron, who played Koenig's neighbor Mike on the hit '80s show, said, "Mike and Boner could always work things out when they put their minds to it. I'm praying for you, pal. Hope to hear from you soon."
    on Feb 23, 2010 By: Kirk Cameron Source: CNN International

  2. O'Donnell, according to Page Six, also said "she was sad when Trump called her 'disgusting' and 'fat' because, 'it was always my dream to give an old, bald billionaire a boner.' "
    on Apr 24, 2007 By: Rosie O Donnell Source: Monsters and Critics.com

  3. Kurtz, whom Imus once called a "boner-nosed, beanie-wearing Jew boy," said Imus may now understand that his remarks about the Rutgers team crossed the line.
    on Apr 9, 2007 By: Don Imus Source: CNN

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