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How to Pronounce poohbah?

Correct pronunciation for the word "poohbah" is [pˈuːhbə], [pˈuːhbə], [p_ˈuː_h_b_ə].

What are the misspellings for poohbah?

  • poo-bah,
  • Pooba,
  • ooohbah,
  • loohbah,
  • -oohbah,
  • 0oohbah,
  • piohbah,
  • pkohbah,
  • plohbah,
  • ppohbah,
  • p0ohbah,
  • p9ohbah,
  • poihbah,
  • pokhbah,
  • poobah,
  • puhbah,
  • poobaah,
  • poobba,
  • poobaa,
  • poabah

"Poohbah" in context

Poohbah is a term used to refer to someone who has a lot of power, influence, and authority in a particular situation. The term was originally used in the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta to refer to the Lord High Everything Else, a pompous character who had many titles but no real power. In modern usage, the term is often used humorously to describe someone who has outlandish titles and positions of authority, but whose actual power and influence are minimal.

Usage over time for poohbah:

This graph shows how "poohbah" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Synonyms for Poohbah:

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