What does the word baboon mean?

Usage examples for baboon

  1. All dead- all dead," and an old baboon in the rocks with startling suddenness barked out " all dead" in answer. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  2. Some years ago, a soldier doing duty at the castle of Cape Town, kept a tame baboon for his amusement. – A Hundred Anecdotes of Animals by Percy J. Billinghurst
  3. Ah, yes, said the Honourable Batulcar; you are just about as much a Japanese as I am a baboon, I guess. – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne