Meaning of boon

boon

Pronunciation: (bn), [key]
— n.
  1. something to be thankful for; blessing; benefit.
  2. something that is asked; a favor sought.

boon

Pronunciation: (bn), [key]
— adj.
  1. jolly; jovial; convivial: boon companions.
  2. kindly; gracious; bounteous.

boon

Pronunciation: (bn), [key]
— n. Textiles.
  1. the ligneous waste product obtained by braking and scutching flax. Also called
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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