bad boy

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

bad boy

noun

: 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

Full Definition of BAD BOY

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

Examples of BAD BOY

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

First Known Use of BAD BOY

1945

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