Definition of goober in English:

goober

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noun

  • 1

    (also goober pea)
    North American informal A peanut.

  • 2North American informal A foolish person.

    1. 2.1 dated A person from the southeastern US, especially Georgia or Arkansas.

Pronunciation

goober

/ˈɡo͞obər/ /ˈɡubər/

Origin

Late 19th century from an earlier sense ‘peanut’, from Kikongo nguba.