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bad boy

noun

Simple Definition of bad boy

  • : a man who says or does things that shock other people; especially : a young and successful man who does things in a way that is very different from the usual way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bad boy

  1. :  a person who flouts convention <a literary bad boy>

Examples of bad boy in a sentence

  1. He has become known as the bad boy of the American television industry.



1945

First Known Use of bad boy

1945


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